Spilsby Town Council has 12 member Councillors. It is responsible for certain areas of land including the cemetery, allotments, TOC H land and the Boston Road Spinney. It is also responsible for the floral displays within the town, the play area on Ancaster Avenue Recreation Ground and the maintenance of St James' Churchyard and various other areas of grass cutting.

Meetings are held through out the year except for August and December to which residents are welcome to attend.

The Community Action Committee look at ways to improve the town for both residents and visitors.