We can now accept grant applications for 2021-2022.  The application form and criteria can be found on the Grants page which is located under the Services of the Council section.  Please note that the closing date for applications is at 10.00am on the 19th August 2021.
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The City of Ely Council continues to respond to Covid-19 guidance in relation to all services.  The reception at Sessions House, Lynn Road, Ely is currently closed but the Council remains open for business.

You can contact the Council by :-

  • Telephone on 01353 66106, where you can leave a message.  Your call will be returned as soon as possible.
  • Email: info@cityofelycouncil.org.uk.

We can deal with your enquiry over the telephone, by email or by a virtual call.  If you require a face-to-face appointment, please contact us by telephone or email to arrange this.

IMPORTANT information from the Ely Primary Care Networks regarding GP Services during the Covid-19 outbreak. Click here

Click on the link for advice and information on how to look after your mental health and wellbeing during the coronavirus outbreak.

Mental Health Wellbeing

COVID-19 Coordination Hub – Contact Info

The Parish comprises of the City of Ely and the villages of Prickwillow, Stuntney, Queen Adelaide, Chettisham and Shippea Hill.

The Council has been in existence since local government was re-organised in 1974 and it was at that time Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth granted Ely its City status.

Our Mayor

Councillor Sue Austen was elected to serve as Chairman of the Council and Mayor of the City of Ely for the year 2021/2022 at the virtual Annual Council Meeting, 4th May 2021.

Past Mayors