The Great Council (ご意見番, Go-Ikenban; Literally meaning "Honoured Opinion Watch") exist to govern the ninja world, and make sure decisions are made with the best interest of the ninja world and it's inhabitants in mind.

The Great Council always have their final say in the situation, without questioning. The members of The Great Council are also regarded with the same respect as the leader of them. It is up to them to choose new members.