Medway Elects
Andy Stamp
Councillor for Gillingham North

Terms of Office

Andy Stamp has served the following terms of office:

Medway Council
  Gillingham North 11 Jun 2013 -
  Gillingham North 17 Jun 2010 - 11 Jun 2013
  Gillingham North 3 May 2007 - 17 Jun 2010

Committee Appointments

Andy Stamp serves on the following committees:

Business Support Overview and Scrutiny Committee
Regeneration, Culture and Environment Overview and Scrutiny 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 Andy Stamp received each year for these was:

YearBasicSpecial ResponsibilityTravel & SubsistenceTotal
2017/2018£8,889.00£5,595.00£0.00£14,484.00
2016/2017£8,836.00£5,561.00£0.00£14,397.00
2015/2016£8,783.00£4,666.00£0.00£13,449.00
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£0.00£9,025.20
2010/2011£9,025.20£0.00£0.00£9,025.20
2009/2010£9,025.20£0.00£156.80£9,182.00
2008/2009£8,935.80£0.00£25.60£8,961.40
2007/2008£7,901.79£0.00£3.60£7,905.39
Totals£96,638.24£15,822.00£186.00£112,646.24

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

Term Present Absent Attendance
2015-2019 20 1 95.2%
2011-2015 22 3 88.0%
2007-2011 10 2 83.3%
Total 52 6 89.7%

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 Andy Stamp are as follows:

2015 to 2019

2011 to 2015

2007 to 2011

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

Andy Stamp has stood in the following elections:

Medway Council
2019: Gillingham North
 Andy Stamp
2015: Gillingham North
 Andy Stamp2,258Elected
2011: Gillingham North
 Andy Stamp1,379Elected
2007: Gillingham North
 Andy Stamp1,634Elected

UK Parliament
2017: Gillingham & Rainham
 Andy Stamp17,661Not Elected
2010: Gillingham & Rainham
 Andrew Stamp8,484Not Elected
2005: Gillingham
 Andrew Timothy Owen Stamp6,734Not Elected

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