Municipal council

The municipal council is the highest decision-making body in the city of Innsbruck. As a rule, it is directly elected by the citizens every six years.

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The Municipal Council is the supreme decision-making and supervisory body of the city in matters concerning its own sphere of action. It is elected every six years by the residents of the city of Innsbruck who are entitled to vote and consists of 40 members.

Members & parliamentary groups

The Municipal Council was constituted after the last municipal election (April 22, 2018) on May 24, 2018.

Municipal council seating plan

The seating plan of the Innsbruck City Council.

Municipal council seating plan

The seating plan of the Innsbruck City Council.

Georg Willi - die Innsbrucker Grünen (7)

Short titleGRÜNE
ChairWilli George
Websiteinnsbruck.gruene.at
PartyroomMaria-Theresien-Straße 18, Rathaus, 1.Stock, Zi.Nr. 1.301
Telephone+43 512 5360 1324
+43 512 5360 1326
+43 512 5360 1330
Emailinnsbruck@gruene.at

Councillors with political responsibility

  • Willi Georg - Mayor - GRÜNE - buergermeister@innsbruck.gv.at
    responsible for: Personnel | Finance and Investments | Communication & Media Media | Citizen Services | Citizen Participation | Urban Development | Urban Planning | Building, Water and Facilities Law | Building and Fire Police | Housing Services | General District and Municipal Administration | Registry Office and Civil Status Matters | Presidential Matters | General Services | Information Technology and Communications Technology | Environment, Energy and mobility (road and traffic law) Tourism | Social affairs | Child and youth welfare | Health | Market and veterinary affairs | Agriculture and forestry | General safety and events | Professional fire department | All other tasks not assigned to other members of the municipal government in accordance with Sections 35a and 35b IStR
  • Mag.a Schwarzl Uschi - Executive City Councillor - GREENS - Ursula.Schwarzl@innsbruck.gv.at
    responsible for: Environment, Energy and Mobility (Transport Planning and Environment) | Civil Engineering | Green Spaces | Road Operations | Culture

All members of the municipal council of the club

NameFunctionContact
Lukovic Dejan, BA MA MAClub ChairmanDejan.Lukovic@innsbruck.gv.at
Bex Janine, BScDeputy Club Chairman, substitute member of the City Senate without officeJanine.Bex@innsbruck.gv.at
Schultze ThomasThomas.Schultze@innsbruck.gv.at
Mag.a Schwarzl Uschiexecutive City CouncillorUrsula.Schwarzl@innsbruck.gv.at
+43 512 5360 1332
Room: 1332
Mag. Fritz GerhardSubstitute member of the City Senate without holding officeGerhard.Fritz@innsbruck.gv.at
Bénédicte Walczak
DI Manfred RonerSubstitute member of the municipal council without mandate
Angelika HörmannSubstitute member of the municipal council without mandate
Willi GeorgeMayorbuergermeister@innsbruck.gv.at
+43 512 5360 8100
Room: 2334

FPÖ - Rudi Federspiel (7)

Short titleFPÖ
ChairFederspiel Rudolf
Websitewww.fpoe-tirol.at
PartyroomMaria-Theresien-Straße 18, Rathaus, 1.Stock, Zi.Nr. 1.353
Telephone+43 512 5360 1353
+43 512 5360 1343
+43 680 156 2621
Emailfpoe.rudi.federspiel@gmail.com

All members of the municipal council of the club

NameFunctionContact
Dengg AndreaClub chairwoman, substitute member of the city senate without holding officeAndrea.Dengg@innsbruck.gv.at
+43 664 122 5477
Room: 1353
Art AndreasDeputy Club Chairman, substitute member of the City Senate without officeAndreas.Kunst@innsbruck.gv.at
Denz AstridAstrid.Denz@innsbruck.gv.at
Federspiel RudolfCity council without officeRudolf.Federspiel@innsbruck.gv.at
+43 676 480 8960
Room: 1343
Lassenberger Markus1. Deputy MayorMarkus.Lassenberger@innsbruck.gv.at
+43 650 404 0254
Room: 1309
Trinkl Maria Magdalena
Klaus BeatrixBeatrix.Klaus@magibk.at

Christine Oppitz-Plörer - Liste für Innsbruck (7)

Short titleFI
ChairMag.a oppitz-Plörer Christine
Websitewww.fuer-innsbruck.at
PartyroomMaria-Theresien-Straße 18, 2. Stock, Zi. 2351
Telephone+43 512 5360 2351
Emailbuergerbewegung@fuer-innsbruck.at

Councillors with political responsibility

  • Mag.a Oppitz-Plörer Christine- Executive City Councillor - FI - Christine.Oppitz@innsbruck.gv.at
    responsible for: Economy | Child and youth development | Families and senior citizens | University and (technical) college affairs | Town twinning | Affairs of the Council of Europe and European bodies | Kaiser Maximilian Prize

All members of the municipal council of the club

NameFunctionContact
Mag. Krackl LucasClub chairman,
Substitute member of the City Senate without holding office
Lucas.Krackl@innsbruck.gv.at
Mag. Stoll MarkusDeputy Club ChairmanMarkus.Stoll@innsbruck.gv.at
Mag.a berchtold Brigitte, MScBrigitte.Berchtold@innsbruck.gv.at
Mag.a oppitz-Plörer Christineexecutive City CouncillorChristine.Oppitz@innsbruck.gv.at
+43 512 5360 2338
Room: 2338
Kaufmann ChristophChristoph.Kaufmann@innsbruck.gv.at
Ringler Theresa, BATheresa.Ringler@innsbruck.gv.at
Wallasch KurtKurt.Wallasch@innsbruck.gv.at

Die Volkspartei (5)

Short titleÖVP
ChairAppler Christoph
Websitewww.innsbrucker-vp.at
PartyroomMaria-Theresien-Straße 18, Rathaus, 1.Stock, Zi.Nr. 1.338
Telephone+43 512 5360 1338
EmailChristoph.Appler@innsbruck.gv.at

Councillors with political responsibility

  • Wanker Andreas - 2nd Deputy Mayor - ÖVP - Andreas.Wanker@innsbruck.gv.at
    responsible for: General safety and events | social affairs, child and youth welfare | professional fire department | forest and nature | tourism | health | market and veterinary affairs

All members of the municipal council of the club

NameFunctionContact
Appler ChristophClub chairman, substitute member of the city senate without officeChristoph.Appler@innsbruck.gv.at
Dr.in angle BirgitBirgit.Winkel@innsbruck.gv.at
Ing. Mag. Anzengruber Johannes, BScJohannes.Anzengruber@innsbruck.gv.at
+43 512 5360 1336
Mag.a lutz MariellaMariella.Lutz@innsbruck.gv.at
Wanker Andreas2. Deputy MayorAndreas.Wanker@innsbruck.gv.at

Sozialdemokratische Partei Österreichs (3)

Short titleSPÖ
Websitewww.spoeinnsbruck.at
PartyroomMaria-Theresien-Straße 18, Rathaus, 1.Stock

Councillors with political responsibility

  • Mag.a Mayr Elisabeth - Executive City Councillor - SPÖ - Elisabeth.Mayr@innsbruck.gv.at
    responsible for: Education | Child education and childcare facilities | Schools | Integration | Promotion of women | Sport | Agendas of the Disability Advisory Council

All members of the municipal council of the club

NameFunctionContact
Heisz IreneIrene.Heisz@innsbruck.gv.at
Mag.a mayr Elisabethexecutive City CouncillorElisabeth.Mayr@innsbruck.gv.at
+43 512 5360 1340
Room: 1340
Mag. Plach BenjaminSubstitute member of the City Senate without holding officeBenjamin.Plach@innsbruck.gv.at
+43 650 9379 811

Lebenswertes Innsbruck - eine Stadt für ALLE (3)

Short titleLI
ChairDr.in Krammer-Stark Renate

All members of the municipal council of the club

NameFunctionContact
Dr.in Krammer-Stark RenateClub chairwomanRenate.Krammer-Stark@innsbruck.gv.at
+43 650 360 3639
Mag.a Duftner MarcelaMarcela.Duftner@innsbruck.gv.at
+43 650 910 7571
Lechleitner Thomas, BADeputy Club ChairwomanThomas.Lechleitner@innsbruck.gv.at
+43 664 186 9128

NEOS - Innsbruck (2)

Short titleNEOS
Websitetirol.neos.eu/gemeinderat

All members of the municipal council of the club

NameFunctionContact
Mag.a Julia SeidlJulia.Seidl@innsbruck.gv.at
Mag.a klingler-Newesely DagmarDagmar.Klingler@innsbruck.gv.at

Bürgerforum Tirol - Liste Fritz (1)

Short titleFRITZ
Websitelistefritz.at

All members of the municipal council of the club

NameFunctionContact
Mayer ThomasThomas.Mayer@innsbruck.gv.at

Gerechtes Innsbruck (1)

Short titleGERECHT
Websitewww.gerechtes-innsbruck.at

All members of the municipal council of the club

NameFunctionContact
Depaoli GeraldGerald.Depaoli@innsbruck.gv.at

Tiroler Seniorenbund - für Alt und Jung (1)

Short titleTSB
Websitewww.tiroler-seniorenbund.at
ContactLocal Council Club - The People's Party (ÖVP)

All members of the municipal council of the club

NameFunctionContact
Mag. Falch ReinholdDeputy Club ChairmanReinhold.Falch@innsbruck.gv.at

Alternative Liste Innsbruck (1)

Short titleALI
Websitealternativeliste.at

All members of the municipal council of the club

NameFunctionContact
Onay MesutMesut.Onay@innsbruck.gv.at
+43 650 273 1638

freie Mandatare (2)

Short titlefreier

All members of the municipal council of the club

NameFunctionContact
Schmidt BernhardBernhard.Schmidt@innsbruck.gv.at
Buchacher HelmutHelmut.Buchacher@innsbruck.gv.at

Tasks of the municipal council

The municipal council is the supreme decision-making body of the city in matters relating to its own sphere of activity. The mayor chairs the municipal council.

Its duties are defined in § 18 of the Innsbruck municipal law.

The municipal council has committees. They discuss selected topics for the municipal council. they are political instruments for forming opinions, to which experts are also invited.

The municipal council can also hold inquiries to obtain information on a specific topic.

Meetings of the municipal council

Here you can find the minutes and information about the municipal council meetings up to the year 2002.

Login protected area/Plenum

Here you can find the minutes and information of past municipal council meetings. To access this area you need to log in.

Committees

Rechts-, Ordnungs- und Unvereinbarkeitsausschuss

Konstituiert am: 14. June 2018

Politisch zuständig: Willi George

Mitglieder:

FraktionMitgliedErsatzmitglied
GRÜNEMag. Fritz GerhardBex Janine, BSc
GRÜNELukovic Dejan, BA MA MASchultze Thomas
FPÖArt AndreasFederspiel Rudolf
FPÖLassenberger MarkusDengg Andrea
FIMag. Krackl Lucas (StellvertreterIn)Kaufmann Christoph
ÖVPAppler ChristophDr.in angle Birgit
SPÖMag. Plach Benjamin (SPÖ) (Vorsitzende/r)Buchacher Helmut (freier)

ZuhörerInnen:

FraktionZuhörerIn
ALIOnay Mesut
GERECHTDepaoli Gerald
FRITZMayer Thomas
NEOSMag.a Julia Seidl

Ausschuss für Digitalisierung

Ausschuss für Finanzen, Subventionen und Beteiligungen

Konstituiert am: 14. June 2018

Politisch zuständig: Willi George

Mitglieder:

FraktionMitgliedErsatzmitglied
GRÜNELukovic Dejan, BA MA MABex Janine, BSc
GRÜNESchultze ThomasMag.a Schwarzl Uschi
FPÖFederspiel RudolfLassenberger Markus
FPÖArt AndreasKlaus Beatrix
FIMag. Stoll Markus (Vorsitzende/r)Wallasch Kurt
ÖVPWanker Andreas (ÖVP) (StellvertreterIn)Mag. Falch Reinhold (TSB)
SPÖMag.a mayr ElisabethHeisz Irene

ZuhörerInnen:

FraktionZuhörerIn
ALIOnay Mesut
GERECHTDepaoli Gerald
NEOSMag.a Julia Seidl

Ausschuss für Arbeit, Wirtschaft und Tourismus

Konstituiert am: 14. June 2018

Politisch zuständig: Mag.a oppitz-Plörer Christine

Mitglieder:

FraktionMitgliedErsatzmitglied
GRÜNEBex Janine, BScAngelika Hörmann
GRÜNESchultze Thomas (GRÜNE) (Vorsitzende/r)Mag.a Julia Seidl (NEOS)
FPÖFederspiel RudolfDengg Andrea
FPÖTrinkl Maria MagdalenaDenz Astrid
FIWallasch Kurt (StellvertreterIn)Mag. Stoll Markus
TSBMag. Falch Reinhold (TSB)Wanker Andreas (ÖVP)
freierBuchacher Helmut (freier)Heisz Irene (SPÖ)

ZuhörerInnen:

FraktionZuhörerIn
ALIOnay Mesut
GERECHTDepaoli Gerald

Kontrollausschuss

Konstituiert am: 2. November 2022

Politisch zuständig: Willi George

Mitglieder:

FraktionMitgliedErsatzmitglied
FRITZMayer Thomas (FRITZ) (StellvertreterIn)Onay Mesut (ALI)
GRÜNELukovic Dejan, BA MA MABex Janine, BSc
GRÜNESchultze ThomasDI Manfred Roner
FPÖLassenberger MarkusKlaus Beatrix
FPÖDengg AndreaArt Andreas
GERECHTDepaoli Gerald (GERECHT) (Vorsitzende/r)Mag.a klingler-Newesely Dagmar (NEOS)
ÖVPAppler ChristophDr.in angle Birgit
FIMag. Stoll MarkusKaufmann Christoph
SPÖMag. Plach Benjamin (SPÖ)Buchacher Helmut (freier)

ZuhörerInnen:

FraktionZuhörerIn

Ausschuss für Stadtentwicklung, Wohnbau und Projekte

Konstituiert am: 14. June 2018

Politisch zuständig: Willi George

Mitglieder:

FraktionMitgliedErsatzmitglied
GRÜNEMag. Fritz GerhardLukovic Dejan, BA MA MA
GRÜNEBex Janine, BScSchultze Thomas
FPÖArt AndreasLassenberger Markus
FPÖDengg AndreaFederspiel Rudolf
FIMag. Krackl Lucas (Vorsitzende/r)Mag.a oppitz-Plörer Christine
ÖVPAppler ChristophDr.in angle Birgit
freierBuchacher Helmut (freier) (StellvertreterIn)Mag. Plach Benjamin (SPÖ)

ZuhörerInnen:

FraktionZuhörerIn
ALIOnay Mesut
GERECHTDepaoli Gerald
FRITZMayer Thomas
NEOSMag.a Julia Seidl

Ausschuss für Soziales und Wohnungsvergabe

Konstituiert am: 14. June 2018

Politisch zuständig: Willi George

Mitglieder:

FraktionMitgliedErsatzmitglied
GRÜNESchultze ThomasLukovic Dejan, BA MA MA
GRÜNEBénédicte WalczakBex Janine, BSc
FPÖArt AndreasTrinkl Maria Magdalena
FPÖDenz AstridDengg Andrea
FIKaufmann Christoph (StellvertreterIn)Ringler Theresa, BA
TSBMag. Falch Reinhold (TSB)Dr.in angle Birgit (ÖVP)
SPÖMag. Plach Benjamin (Vorsitzende/r)Mag.a mayr Elisabeth

ZuhörerInnen:

FraktionZuhörerIn
ALIOnay Mesut
GERECHTDepaoli Gerald

Ausschuss für Bildung, Gesellschaft und Diversität

Kulturausschuss

Konstituiert am: 14. June 2018

Politisch zuständig: Mag.a Schwarzl Uschi

Mitglieder:

FraktionMitgliedErsatzmitglied
GRÜNELukovic Dejan, BA MA MABénédicte Walczak
GRÜNEBex Janine, BSc (GRÜNE)Mag.a Julia Seidl (NEOS)
FPÖDenz AstridKlaus Beatrix
FPÖTrinkl Maria MagdalenaDengg Andrea
FIRingler Theresa, BA (StellvertreterIn)Mag.a oppitz-Plörer Christine
ÖVPAppler Christoph (ÖVP)Mag. Falch Reinhold (TSB)
SPÖHeisz Irene (Vorsitzende/r)Mag.a mayr Elisabeth

ZuhörerInnen:

FraktionZuhörerIn
GERECHTDepaoli Gerald

Committee for Sport and Health

Politisch zuständig:
Mag.a mayr Elisabeth
Wanker Andreas

Mitglieder:

FraktionMitgliedErsatzmitglied
GRÜNELukovic Dejan, BA MA MAMag. Fritz Gerhard
GRÜNESchultze ThomasBénédicte Walczak
FPÖKlaus BeatrixLassenberger Markus
FPÖTrinkl Maria MagdalenaArt Andreas
FIWallasch Kurt (Vorsitzende/r)Mag. Krackl Lucas
ÖVPWanker Andreas (StellvertreterIn)Appler Christoph
freierBuchacher Helmut (freier)Heisz Irene (SPÖ)

ZuhörerInnen:

FraktionZuhörerIn
ALIOnay Mesut

Ausschuss für Umwelt, Energie und Mobilität

Konstituiert am: 14. June 2018

Politisch zuständig:
Mag.a Schwarzl Uschi
Willi George

Mitglieder:

FraktionMitgliedErsatzmitglied
GRÜNEMag. Fritz GerhardLukovic Dejan, BA MA MA
GRÜNEBex Janine, BScSchultze Thomas
FPÖLassenberger Markus (Vorsitzende/r)Trinkl Maria Magdalena
FPÖKlaus BeatrixDenz Astrid
FIMag.a oppitz-Plörer ChristineRingler Theresa, BA
ÖVPAppler ChristophWanker Andreas
freierBuchacher Helmut (freier) (StellvertreterIn)Mag. Plach Benjamin (SPÖ)

ZuhörerInnen:

FraktionZuhörerIn
ALIOnay Mesut
GERECHTDepaoli Gerald
NEOSMag.a Julia Seidl

Stadtteilausschuss Igls

Politisch zuständig: Willi George

Mitglieder:

FraktionMitgliedErsatzmitglied
GRÜNEMag. Fritz Gerhard
GRÜNEWilli George (Vorsitzende/r)
GRÜNEBex Janine, BSc
FPÖFederspiel Rudolf
FPÖDengg Andrea
FIMag. Krackl Lucas
FIMag.a oppitz-Plörer Christine
ÖVPWanker Andreas
TSBMag. Falch Reinhold
freierBuchacher Helmut

ZuhörerInnen:

FraktionZuhörerIn
ALIOnay Mesut
GERECHTDepaoli Gerald
NEOSMag.a klingler-Newesely Dagmar

10 representatives directly elected by the population of Igl:

  • Mag.a Maria Zimak
  • Mag. (FH) Thomas Hofbauer
  • Franceska Kozubowski
  • Dr. Rolf Kapferer
  • Stephan Kaltschmid, M.Sc
  • Ing. Herwig Zöttl
  • Astrid Flir
  • Sabine Sandbichler
  • Gebhard Jenewein
  • DI Dr. Stephan Tischler

Stadtteilausschuss Vill

Politisch zuständig: Willi George

Mitglieder:

FraktionMitgliedErsatzmitglied
GRÜNEMag. Fritz Gerhard
GRÜNEWilli George (Vorsitzende/r)
GRÜNEBex Janine, BSc
FPÖFederspiel Rudolf
FPÖArt Andreas
FIKaufmann Christoph
FIMag.a berchtold Brigitte, MSc
ÖVPAppler Christoph
ÖVPDr.in angle Birgit
SPÖHeisz Irene

ZuhörerInnen:

FraktionZuhörerIn
ALIOnay Mesut
GERECHTDepaoli Gerald

10 representatives directly elected by the people of Vill:

  • Dr. Klaus Jennewein
  • Johann Eisendle
  • Martin Hörhager
  • Dr. Reginald Vergeiner
  • Wolfgang Gritsch
  • Alois Feichtner
  • Mag.a Teresa Profanter
  • Ing. Ewald Dworschak
  • Rudolf Wopfner
  • DIin Rita Engbert

Municipal council inquiries

The municipal council can hold an inquiry at the request of at least 14 members of the municipal council. Experts and persons providing information are heard or their written statements are obtained. Inquiries can only be held on matters within the council's own sphere of influence. This refers to matters that the municipal council can also decide on. Unless the municipal council decides otherwise, inquiries are public.

Enquete: "Comprehensive child protection measures, across the board and in all areas"

Based on the decision of the municipal council on October 12, 2023, Mayor Georg Willi convened the seventh municipal council inquiry "Comprehensive child protection measures, across the board and in all areas" on January 22, 2024.

Enquete: "Climate protection acute - goals and measures for Innsbruck"

Based on the resolution of the municipal council of July 19, 2019, the sixth municipal council enquete "Climate protection acute - goals and measures for Innsbruck" was convened by Mayor Georg Willi on December 19, 2019.

Enquete: "Digitization in the Provincial Capital of Innsbruck"

Based on the resolution of the Municipal Council of July 12, 2018, the fifth Municipal Enquete "Digitalization in the Provincial Capital of Innsbruck" was convened by Mayor Georg Willi on October 18, 2018.

Enquete: "How big can Innsbruck become - limits to growth"

Based on the resolution of the City Council of April 20, 2017 and the City Senate of May 3, 2017, the fourth City Council Enquete "How big can Innsbruck become - Limits to Growth" was convened by Mayor Mag.a Christine Oppitz-Plörer on October 20, 2017.

Enquete: "Gender mainstreaming and gender budgeting at the municipal level"

Based on the resolution of the municipal council of January 16, 2014, the second municipal council enquete "Gender Mainstreaming and Gender Budgeting at the municipal level" was convened by Mayor Christine Oppitz-Plörer on May 27, 2014.

Enquete: "Housing and Living in Innsbruck 2013 - 2025"

On the basis of the resolution of the municipal council of 17 January 2013, the first municipal council enquete "Housing and Housing in Innsbruck 2013 - 2025" was convened by Mayor Mag.a Christine Oppitz-Plörer on 01 March 2013. Numerous representatives from business, science and politics analyzed and discussed the housing situation in Innsbruck.

Municipal council meeting via livestream

The next meeting of the municipal council will take place on March 21, 2024 from 9.00 a.m. in the plenary hall. You can follow the meeting in the livestream here:

Contact

Opening hours

Office:
Monday - Friday:
8.00-12.00 and by appointment

Phone:
Monday to Thursday:
8.00-12.00 and 14.00-17.00

Friday:
8.00-12.00