Medway Elects
Paul Foster

Terms of Office

Paul Foster has served the following terms of office:

Medway Council
  Rainham Central 1 May 2003 - 28 Dec 2006

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 Paul Foster received each year for these was:

YearBasicSpecial ResponsibilityTravel & SubsistenceTotal
2006/2007£8,486.63£0.00£12.00£8,498.63
2005/2006£8,243.40£0.00£268.80£8,512.20
Totals£16,730.03£0.00£280.80£17,010.83

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

2003 to 2007

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

Paul Foster has stood in the following elections:

Medway Council
2003: Rainham Central
  Wilhelm Paul Foster 1,357 Elected
2000: Priestfield
  Wilhelm Paul Foster 256 Not Elected
1997: Gillingham South
  Wilhelm Paul Foster 544 Not Elected

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

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