The new administration for Perth and Kinross Council has been revealed.
There is an agreement among the councillors that will form the next Angus Council administration on who will take over the leadership and provost roles, The Courier understands.
The SNP will be clear to form an administration on Dundee City Council after Labour confirmed they would not be seeking a "rainbow" coalition with other opposition groups.
There were several high-profile SNP casualties as the results started to come in at the Saltire Centre in Arbroath on Friday.
The Conservatives have reclaimed the balance of power at Perth and Kinross Council.
The only firm conclusion anyone can draw from Friday's local government results in Dundee is there were no real winners or losers.
The local elections threw up some surprising and intriguing results across Courier country.
There was a change in political make-up for the Kinross-shire ward.
The SNP gained an extra member in the all-important Perth City Centre ward.
Perth & Kinross Council election results — Dave Doogan overcomes controversy Ward 11: Perth City North
A row for an alleged anti-English rant didn't appear to have any negative impact on councillor Dave Doogan's campaign.