Medway Elects
Tom Mason

Terms of Office

Tom Mason has served the following terms of office:

Medway Council
  Strood Rural 23 Apr 2015 - 7 May 2015
  Strood Rural 1 May 2003 - 23 Apr 2015
  Frindsbury Extra and Chattenden 1 May 1997 - 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 Tom Mason received each year for these was:

YearBasicSpecial ResponsibilityTravel & SubsistenceTotal

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

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 Tom Mason 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

Tom Mason has stood in the following elections:

Medway Council
2015: Strood Rural
 Tom Mason2,475Not Elected
2011: Strood Rural
 Tom Mason2,106Elected
2007: Strood Rural
 Tom Mason1,879Elected
2003: Strood Rural
 Thomas Mason1,681Elected
2000: Frindsbury Extra and Chattenden
 Thomas George Mason1,208Elected
1997: Frindsbury Extra and Chattenden
 Thomas George Mason1,727Elected

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