Suva City Council


The Suva City Council is the municipal law-making body of the city of Suva, Fiji's capital. It consists of 20 Councillors, elected for three-year terms from four multi-member constituencies called wards. Councillors, who are elected by residents, landowners, and representatives of corporations owning or occupying ratable property in Suva, elect a Lord Mayor and Deputy Lord Mayor from among their own members; they serve one-year terms and are eligible for reelection. The current Lord Mayor is Ratu Peni Volavola of the United Fiji Party (SDL); his Deputy is Josefa Gavidi, also of the SDL.

Read more about Suva City Council:  Electoral History, Council Membership

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