The Village of East Dundee is governed by the President and Village Board. The Village also includes standing Committees, Commissions, and Boards.

Standing Committees
The Village of East Dundee has the following standing Committees of the Board of Trustees:
  • General Village
  • Community Events
  • Finance
  • Public Safety
  • Streets
  • Utility
With the exception of the Committee of the Whole, each standing Committee consist of three Trustees with the President as an ex-officio member. The President assigns Trustees to each Committee each fiscal year but no later than at the first regular meeting in June each year. The Committee reports any policy matters to the President before any action, publicity or opinions are presented to the public.

The Village of East Dundee has the following Commissions:
  • Planning and Zoning  & Historic Commission
  • Police Commission
  • Liquor Commission
Additional Boards
The Village of East Dundee includes the additional Board:
  • Police Pension Board of Trustees
  • Joint Review Board