Terms of Office
Chris Buckwell has served the following terms of office:
|Peninsula||1 May 2003 - 3 May 2007|
|All Saints||4 May 2000 - 1 May 2003|
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 Chris Buckwell received each year for these was:
|Year||Basic||Special Responsibility||Travel & Subsistence||Total|
Allowances information is only available from 2005 onwards. Click on a year to see how Chris Buckwell's allowances compared to the other councillors.
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 Chris Buckwell are as follows:
Recorded votes are only available from December 2001 onwards. Click on a term to see how Chris Buckwell 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.
Chris Buckwell has stood in the following elections:
|2019: Strood South|
|2000: All Saints|
|Christopher Brian Buckwell||1,151||Elected|
|1997: All Saints|
|Christopher Brian Buckwell||1,211||Not Elected|
Click on the election name to see the full election results.