The councilman is the municipality's top administrative manager. The chief executive's management team has the overall administrative management functions in the municipality, and they lead and assist the municipality's service-producing units. They also facilitate and assist in the development of democracy and participation in the community building. The municipality's service apparatus, which by far is the largest activity in the municipality, has significance for social development.
 
The councilman and his management team are responsible for the overall financial management of the municipality, and is lead by the municipal council.

Contact information:

Councilman Stig Aspås Kjærvik
Phone +47 400 28 510
E-mail: stig.aspas.kjaervik@lyngen.kommune.no

Head of Education and Culture - Anette Holst
Phone +47 400 28 559
E-mail: anette.holst@lyngen.kommune.no

Head of Healt and Social Care Liv-Merethe Sørensen
Phone +47 400 28 523
E-mail: liv-merethe.sorensen@lyngen.kommune.no