Councillors work for the betterment of Louth, its residents and businesses. They listen to local concerns and give residents a voice on the decisions the Council makes, as well as liaising with the District and County Councils.

Each Councillor is dedicated to a particular area in the town, called a Ward, and there are seven Wards, each one represented by three Councillors.

Parish Population (December 2018)

North Holme ward 1832
St James’ ward – 1975
St Margaret’s ward- 1969
Priory ward – 1740
St Mary’s ward – 1863
St Michael’s ward – 1785
Trinity ward – 1714
Total for Louth town wards 12878