Tega Cay is governed by a Mayor and City Council who are elected by the people of the City. All positions are elected as at-large seats. Council members serve a four year staggered term. It is the responsibility of the City Council to guide the City to meet the stategic vision of the City, through the passage of Ordinances and Resolutions. The City of Tega Cay is run by a Council/Manager form of government.
City Council holds their regular monthly meetings on the third Monday of each month at 7:00 PM in the Council Chambers, located in the lower level of the Glennon Center (15077 Molokai Dr.). City Council will occasionally hold special meetings which are typically held the first Monday of the month at the same time and location as the regular meetings.