Medway Elects
Roy Hunter

Terms of Office

Roy Hunter has served the following terms of office:

Medway Council
  Rainham South 1 May 2003 - 5 May 2011
  St Margaret's 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 Roy Hunter received each year for these was:

YearBasicSpecial ResponsibilityTravel & SubsistenceTotal
2011/2012£970.45£0.00£0.00£970.45
2010/2011£9,025.20£1,272.44£0.00£10,297.64
2009/2010£9,025.20£9,466.92£362.20£18,854.32
2008/2009£8,935.80£9,373.20£475.16£18,784.16
2007/2008£8,696.64£8,779.08£468.83£17,944.55
2006/2007£8,486.63£8,902.08£534.15£17,922.86
2005/2006£8,243.40£8,650.20£391.53£17,285.13
Totals£53,383.32£46,443.92£2,231.87£102,059.11

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

Term Present Absent Attendance
2007-2011 1 14 6.7%
Total 1 14 6.7%

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 Roy Hunter are as follows:

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 Roy Hunter 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

Roy Hunter has stood in the following elections:

Medway Council
2007: Rainham South
  Roy Hunter 1,676 Elected
2003: Rainham South
  Roy Hunter 1,259 Elected
2000: St Margaret's
  Roy Hunter 889 Elected
1998: Gillingham South
  Roy Hunter 180 Not Elected
1997: Rainham
  Roy Hunter 1,056 Not Elected

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

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