While they were never completely supportive before, it may still be worth contacting the Council and informing them of recent events.
Shepard automatically gets the mission upon completion of the Freedom's Progress mission and access to the new Normandy.
When Shepard takes command of the new Normandy, there will be a message from Shepard's former commanding officer, David Anderson.
If Shepard saved the Council, the message is:
If Shepard did not save the Council, the message is:Spectre. There is no choice if the Council died and Udina became a Councilor. In all cases, Udina will be upset at how Anderson has arranged things without telling him first.
- Sometimes when Anderson is speaking, squad members will appear far away and slide towards the camera, eventually hitting Anderson and sliding around him. Though the bug appears to be harmless, it is unknown why it occurs.
- A picture of Ashley Williams or Kaidan Alenko (depending on who died on Virmire in Mass Effect) is supposed to be seen on the Councilor's desk. There are multiple reports, however, of Kaidan's picture always appearing whether he's dead or alive.