About Us

Our History

Our History

In 1889 Oystermouth Urban District Council was established and was responsible for local administration until it voted in 1918 to hand over its powers to Swansea. It ceased to exist in 1923 and Oystermouth and Mumbles came under the direct control of Swansea. Many in the area...
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Our Role

Our Role

Community and town councils are the grassroots level of local governance in Wales. There are over 730 community and town councils throughout Wales. Some represent populations of fewer than 200 people, others populations of over 45,000 people; but they all work to improve the...
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How we work

Our Structure

MCC has a committee structure.  Committees discuss the issues under their control and make recommendations to full Council.
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Our Powers

Our Powers

Community Council powers are set out by statute.

To find out more about the powers that Mumbles Community Council has, please follow this link.