Medway Elects
Mark Joy
Councillor for Strood South

Terms of Office

Mark Joy has served the following terms of office:

Medway Council
  Strood South 26 Jan 2017 -
  Strood South 27 May 2015 - 26 Jan 2017
  Strood South 7 May 2015 - 27 May 2015

Committee Appointments

Mark Joy serves on the following committees:

Business Support Overview and Scrutiny Committee (Vice Chairman)
Children and Young People Overview and Scrutiny Committee

Click on the name of a committee above to see all its members and find out what role the committee plays on the Council.

Councillors' Allowances

All councillors are entitled to a basic allowance and to claim for certain travel and subsistence expenses. Some councillors have special responsibilities (e.g. a cabinet portfolio or chairing a committee) and receive an additional allowance. The amount Mark Joy received each year for these was:

YearBasicSpecial ResponsibilityTravel & SubsistenceTotal
2017/2018£8,889.00£0.00£0.00£8,889.00
2016/2017£8,836.00£0.00£0.00£8,836.00
2015/2016£7,815.00£0.00£0.00£7,815.00
Totals£25,540.00£0.00£0.00£25,540.00

Allowances information is only available from 2005 onwards. Click on a year to see how Mark Joy's allowances compared to the other councillors.

Recorded Votes

Most decisions taken by councillors at meetings of the whole Council are made by unanimous agreement or, if the decision is disputed, by show of hands. However, the Council's Constitution states that in certain circumstances, or if six or more members request, a "recorded vote" may be taken, where each councillor's vote is recorded in the minutes of the meeting. The votes recorded for Mark Joy are as follows:

2015 to 2019

Recorded votes are only available from December 2001 onwards. Click on a term to see how Mark Joy voted during that term. Click on the subject of a vote to see the full details of the motion and how the other councillors voted.

Electoral History

Mark Joy has stood in the following elections:

Medway Council
2019: Twydall
 Mark Joy
2015: Strood South
 Mark Paul Joy2,203Elected

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