Council Chamber

The Council Chamber lies directly below the grand dome of City Hall, providing a majestic environment with stunning stained glass windows, carved oak panelling and marble pillars.

Originally designed to accommodate Council meetings, the Council Chamber has witnessed many passionate debates over the years. Today, however, it is available for numerous other uses, including press conferences, televised debates and meetings.

Licensed for wedding ceremonies.

Wheelchair access limited to lower tier of seating only due to steps.

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Fixed arena seating for 94 guests and additional seating for 50 in the public gallery.


Height: 12.2m

Facilities include:

Voting equipment, microphones and adjacent private cloakroom area.

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