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John Avey

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Terms of Office

John Avey has served the following terms of office:

Medway Council

Strood South
  3 May 2007 - 2 May 2019

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 John Avey received each year for these was:

2017/2018 2017/2018 2017/2018 £8,889.00

Basic £8,889.00
Special Responsibility £0.00
Travel & Subsistence £0.00
All councillors

2016/2017 2016/2017 2016/2017 £8,852.00

Basic £8,836.00
Special Responsibility £0.00
Travel & Subsistence £16.00
All councillors

2015/2016 2015/2016 2015/2016 £8,922.00

Basic £8,783.00
Special Responsibility £0.00
Travel & Subsistence £139.00
All councillors

2014/2015 2014/2015 2014/2015 £8,891.54

Basic £8,730.84
Special Responsibility £0.00
Travel & Subsistence £160.70
All councillors

2013/2014 2013/2014 2013/2014 £10,136.93

Basic £8,730.84
Special Responsibility £1,132.49
Travel & Subsistence £273.60
All councillors

2012/2013 2012/2013 2012/2013 £18,330.73

Basic £8,755.37
Special Responsibility £9,184.11
Travel & Subsistence £391.25
All councillors

2011/2012 2011/2012 2011/2012 £17,850.75

Basic £9,025.20
Special Responsibility £8,611.85
Travel & Subsistence £213.70
All councillors

2010/2011 2010/2011 2010/2011 £13,026.64

Basic £9,025.20
Special Responsibility £3,786.84
Travel & Subsistence £214.60
All councillors

2009/2010 2009/2010 2009/2010 £12,663.19

Basic £9,025.20
Special Responsibility £3,410.19
Travel & Subsistence £227.80
All councillors

2008/2009 2008/2009 2008/2009 £8,999.45

Basic £8,935.80
Special Responsibility £0.00
Travel & Subsistence £63.65
All councillors

2007/2008 2007/2008 2007/2008 £7,901.79

Basic £7,901.79
Special Responsibility £0.00
Travel & Subsistence £0.00
All councillors

Total Total £124,464.02

Basic £96,638.24
Special Responsibility £26,125.48
Travel & Subsistence £1,700.30

Allowances information is only available from 2005 onwards. Click on a year to see a detailed breakdown of John Avey's allowances. Click on "all councillors" to see how John Avey's allowances compared to the other councillors for that year.

Attendance at Council Meetings

In addition to cabinet and committee meetings, the full Council meets six times a year and, unless there are extenuating circumstances, all councillors are expected to attend these meetings. John Avey's attendance record is as follows:

Attendance records are only available from February 2010 onwards. Click on "present" to see which meetings John Avey attended in each term or click on "absent" to see which meetings John Avey missed in each term.

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 John Avey are as follows:

Recorded votes are only available from December 2001 onwards. Click on a term to see how John Avey 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

John Avey has stood in the following elections:

Medway Council

7 May 2015
Strood South
  John Fernley Nicholas Avey 2,289 Elected

5 May 2011
Strood South
  John Avey 1,576 Elected

3 May 2007
Strood South
  John Fernley Nicholas Avey 1,578 Elected

4 May 2000
Temple Farm
  John Fernley Nicholas Avey 433 Defeated

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