Medway Elects
Dorte Gilry
Councillor for Twydall

Terms of Office

Dorte Gilry has served the following terms of office:

Medway Council
  Twydall 1 May 2003 -
  Twydall 4 May 2000 - 1 May 2003

Committee Appointments

Dorte Gilry serves on the following committees:

Children and Young People Overview and Scrutiny Committee
Planning Committee
School Transport and Curriculum Appeals Committee

Click on the name of a committee above to see all its members and find out what role the committee plays on the Council.

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 Dorte Gilry received each year for these was:

YearBasicSpecial ResponsibilityTravel & SubsistenceTotal
2017/2018£8,889.00£0.00£0.00£8,889.00
2016/2017£8,836.00£0.00£0.00£8,836.00
2015/2016£8,783.00£0.00£0.00£8,783.00
2014/2015£8,730.84£0.00£0.00£8,730.84
2013/2014£8,730.84£0.00£0.00£8,730.84
2012/2013£8,755.37£0.00£0.00£8,755.37
2011/2012£9,025.20£0.00£38.80£9,064.00
2010/2011£9,025.20£0.00£0.00£9,025.20
2009/2010£9,025.20£0.00£0.00£9,025.20
2008/2009£8,935.80£0.00£2.40£8,938.20
2007/2008£8,696.64£0.00£127.07£8,823.71
2006/2007£8,486.63£0.00£54.81£8,541.44
2005/2006£8,243.40£0.00£268.80£8,512.20
Totals£114,163.12£0.00£491.88£114,655.00

Allowances information is only available from 2005 onwards. Click on a year to see how Dorte Gilry'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. Dorte Gilry's attendance record is as follows:

Term Present Absent Attendance
2015-2019 17 4 81.0%
2011-2015 23 2 92.0%
2007-2011 10 2 83.3%
Total 50 8 86.2%

Attendance records are only available from February 2010 onwards.

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 Dorte Gilry are as follows:

2015 to 2019

2011 to 2015

2007 to 2011

2003 to 2007

2000 to 2003

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

Dorte Gilry has stood in the following elections:

Medway Council
2015: Twydall
 Dorte Marianne Gilry2,547Elected
2011: Twydall
 Dorte Marianne Gilry1,807Elected
2007: Twydall
 Dorte Gilry1,628Elected
2003: Twydall
 Dorte Marianne Gilry1,374Elected
2000: Twydall
 Dorte Marianne Gilry499Elected
1997: Medway
 Dorte Marianne Gilry1,180Not Elected

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