Division of duties and substitution in City Government

Address: Vabaduse väljak 7, 15199 Tallinn
Telephone: 640 4141 (Vabaduse väljak 7, Service Centre)
E-mail: lvpost@tallinnlv.ee


Mayor Mihhail Kõlvart
coordinates the activities of the City Government, the Tallinn Strategic Management Office, the Tallinn City Council and the District Governments and manages issues within their areas of administration;

fulfils other duties as follows: carries out overall governance and the strategic planning of city development, communicates with public authorities and the City Council, coordinates cooperation with local government organisations and other municipalities and represents the city and the City Government in Estonia and abroad.

Deputy Mayor Vadim Belobrovtsev
coordinates the activities of the Tallinn Education Department and the Sports Division of the Tallinn Culture and Sports Department and manages issues within the area of administration of the Tallinn Education Department and the Sports Division;

fulfils other duties as follows: engages in ethnic relations and integration policies and the development of inclusion and cooperation.

Deputy Mayor Betina Beškina
coordinates the activities of the Tallinn Social Welfare and Health Care Department and the Tallinn Vital Statistics Department and manages issues within their areas of administration.

Deputy Mayor Madle Lippus
coordinates the activities of the Tallinn Urban Planning Department and manages issues within its area of administration.

Deputy Mayor Andrei Novikov
coordinates the activities of the Tallinn City Property Department and the Tallinn Transport Department and manages issues within their areas of administration.

Deputy Mayor Kaarel Oja
coordinates the Culture Division of the Tallinn Culture and Sports Department and manages issues within the area of administration of the division.

Deputy Mayor Vladimir Svet
coordinates the activities of the Tallinn Urban Environment and Public Works Department and the Tallinn Municipal Police Department and manages issues within their areas of administration;

fulfils other duties as follows: cooperates with power structures (Estonian Defence Forces, Defence League, Police and Border Guard Board, Rescue Board), organises crime prevention and activities regarding severe weather conditions within the administrative territory of the city.

Deputy Mayor Joosep Vimm
coordinates the innovation division and the Enterprise Services of the Tallinn Strategic Management Office.

 

If an issue within the area of administration of a City Government member also concerns the area of administration of another member, resolution of the issue will be coordinated with the appropriate parties. If an agreement is not reached, the issue will be presented to the City Government.

 

Substitution of the Mayor

During the absence of the Mayor, they are substituted by a designated Deputy Mayor. If the designated Deputy Mayor is unavailable or a substitute has not been designated, the Mayor is substituted by the oldest present member of the City Government.

 

The Deputy Mayors substitute each other as follows:

Vladimir Svet is substituted by Andrei Novikov or Betina Beškina if the latter is absent
Andrei Novikov is substituted by Vladimir Svet or Vadim Belobrovtsev if the latter is absent
Betina Beškina is substituted by Vadim Belobrovtsev or Vladimir Svet if the latter is absent
Vadim Belobrovtsev is substituted by Betina Beškina or Andrei Novikov if the latter is absent;
Madle Lippus is substituted by Joosep Vimm or Kaarel Oja if the latter is absent
Joosep Vimm is substituted by Kaarel Oja or Madle Lippus if the latter is absent;
Kaarel Oja is substituted by Madle Lippus or Joosep Vimm if the latter is absent

 

The division of duties has been adopted with Directive No. T-4-1/21/24 of the Mayor of 9 December 2021.

Last updated: 15.12.2021