Terms of Office
Gary Etheridge has served the following terms of office:
|Strood Rural||7 May 2015 -|
Gary Etheridge serves on the following committees:
|Business Support Overview and Scrutiny Committee|
|Health and Wellbeing Board|
|Licensing and Safety Committee|
|Regeneration, Culture and Environment Overview and Scrutiny Committee (Chairman)|
Click on the name of a committee above to see all its members and find out what role the committee plays on the Council.
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 Gary Etheridge 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 Gary Etheridge's allowances compared to the other councillors.
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. Gary Etheridge's attendance record is as follows:
Attendance records are only available from February 2010 onwards.
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 Gary Etheridge are as follows:
Recorded votes are only available from December 2001 onwards. Click on a term to see how Gary Etheridge 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.
Gary Etheridge has stood in the following elections:
|2019: Strood Rural|
|2015: Strood Rural|
|Gary David James Etheridge||2,737||Elected|
|Gary David James Etheridge||366||Not Elected|
|1997: Temple Farm|
|Gary David James Etheridge||1,164||Not Elected|
Click on the election name to see the full election results.