The Kitigan Zibi Anishinabeg Band Council is the official representative of the Kitigan Zibi Anishinabeg Band. The Council is made up of six Council members and one Chief, all of whom are elected in general elections. Decisions are made democratically and when consensus can’t be reached, resolutions are passed by majority vote. Council deals with legislation, finance, management, social and political issues, as well as other areas that effect the community. Furthermore, the Council negotiates with other governments and has the authority to sign agreements in the name of the Kitigan Zibi Anishinabeg Band.