The responsibilities of the president are those that belong to any local executive. It prepares and executes the deliberations of the deliberative body, it is the orderer of expenses and prescribes the execution of the revenues of the community of communes (art. L. 5211-9 of the GSC). He is the head of EPCI’s services and represents epCI in court.
He may delegate, under his supervision and responsibility, the exercise of part of his duties to the vice-presidents or, as long as the vice-presidents are all holding a delegation, to other members of the office. Finally, the President can sub-delegate the attribution delegation he received from the deliberative body to the vice-presidents (art. L. 5211-10 of the GSC).
The Office has 11 members, the President, 7 vice-presidents and 3 delegates. The work of elected officials is organized around 7 committees:
They meet at the initiative of their Manager according to the files to be dealt with. They have an advisory role and prepare decisions for the community council.