For 2018 to 2019 the Mayor of Medway is Councillor Steve Iles and his wife, Councillor Josie Iles is Mayoress. The Deputy Mayor is Councillor Habib Tejan and the Deputy Mayoress is his wife, Mrs Bridget Tejan.

Councillor Iles and Councillor Tejan officially took up duties on 16 May 2018, when they were elected at the Annual Council Meeting.