The Council of Brent or the Council of the small to outsiders consists of 12 halflings who govern Brent and manage the sorounding area. One halfling is picked from each of the noble families of Brent. Currently the Council consists of Lavinia Deephollow, Merric Glenfellow, Lindal Tealeaf, Kevin Elderberry, Marigold Stoutman, Egart Nimblefingers, Igor Jamjar, Stacee Greenleaf, Bobbin Brightmoon, Micah Stoutbridge, Ander Silvereyes and Gilbert Thistletop.
In the case of a vote going to a tie Merric Glenfellow casts the deciding vote.
The council holds power similar to a dictator in one of the other kingdoms. They command a city watch on top of personal bodyguards.
To further the city. In the future they would like to strengthen their relations with the Agosto Empire and to possibly take Wildekeep, despite this they recognise this as far fetched.