Who Decides What?
As part of a community, wepeople, called politicians, to make decisions on our behalf.
are politicians who work for us at the in Belfast. They make and decisions about Northern Ireland.
MLAs aren’t the only politicians making decisions that affect our lives.
We also elect. They do not make laws, but they do make decisions about services in your local council area. We elect too. They go to London and make laws that affect everyone in the .
And that’s not all. The UK is member of a group of countries called the. The EU has a that makes laws for all the countries in the EU. Northern Ireland elects three .
We have local councillors, MLAs, MPs and MEPs making decisions for us. So who decides what?