Medway Elects
Chris Buckwell

Terms of Office

Chris Buckwell has served the following terms of office:

Medway Council
  Peninsula 1 May 2003 - 3 May 2007
  All Saints 4 May 2000 - 1 May 2003

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 Chris Buckwell received each year for these was:

YearBasicSpecial ResponsibilityTravel & SubsistenceTotal
2007/2008£912.54£0.00£66.10£978.64
2006/2007£8,486.63£0.00£334.30£8,820.93
2005/2006£8,243.40£180.00£523.80£8,947.20
Totals£17,642.57£180.00£924.20£18,746.77

Allowances information is only available from 2005 onwards. Click on a year to see how Chris Buckwell'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 Chris Buckwell are as follows:

2003 to 2007

2000 to 2003

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.

Electoral History

Chris Buckwell has stood in the following elections:

Medway Council
2003: Peninsula
 Christopher Buckwell2,640Elected
2000: All Saints
 Christopher Brian Buckwell1,151Elected
1997: All Saints
 Christopher Brian Buckwell1,211Not Elected

Click on the election name to see the full election results.