Medway Elects
Steve Iles
Councillor for Strood North
The Worshipful The Mayor of Medway

Terms of Office

Steve Iles has served the following terms of office:

Medway Council
  Strood North 7 May 2015 -
2018 to 2019: Mayor
2015 to 2016: Deputy Mayor

Committee Appointments

Steve Iles serves on the following committees:

Employment Matters 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 Steve Iles received each year for these was:

YearBasicSpecial ResponsibilityTravel & SubsistenceTotal
2017/2018£8,889.00£0.00£34.00£8,923.00
2016/2017£8,836.00£0.00£51.00£8,887.00
2015/2016£7,815.00£6,725.00£89.00£14,629.00
Totals£25,540.00£6,725.00£174.00£32,439.00

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

Term Present Absent Attendance
2015-2019 21 0 100.0%
Total 21 0 100.0%

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 Steve Iles are as follows:

2015 to 2019

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

Steve Iles has stood in the following elections:

Medway Council
2019: Strood North
 Steve Iles
2015: Strood North
 Stephen Ian Richard Iles2,230Elected

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@SteveIles on Twitter

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