Councillor Andrew Ellis

  • General
  • Allowances & Expenses
  • Election History
  • Party History
  • Ward History
  • Members Interests
  • Committees
  • Outside Bodies
  • Training History
  • Hospitality & Gifts
  • Locality Budget
Councillor Andrew Ellis
04 December 2008
First Elected::
10 June 2004
Marks Tey and Layer
c/o Town Hall
High Street
Telephone No:
01206 735166
Mobile Telephone No:
07768 986611
Job Title:
Basic Allowance £7,115.66, Cabinet Member Special Allowance £12,808.22

Election History

Thu 10 Jun 2004 Thu 1 May 2008  
Thu 4 Dec 2008  

Party Representation History

PartyRepresentation FromRepresentation To
ConservativeThu 10 Jun 2004

Ward Representation History

WardRepresentation FromRepresentation To
Birch and WinstreeThu 10 Jun 2004 Sun 8 May 2016
Marks Tey and LayerMon 9 May 2016 Sun 5 May 2019
Marks Tey and LayerMon 6 May 2019 Mon 8 May 2023

Current Committee Memberships

CommitteeRoleJoining Date
Cabinet Portfolio Holder for Housing and Planning26 May 2021
Council Member22 May 2013
Planning Committee Substitute20 May 2021

Past Committee Memberships

CommitteeRoleJoining DateLeaving Date
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Local Plan Committee Group Spokesperson22 May 201325 May 2021
Planning Committee Member22 May 201920 June 2019
Trading Board Substitute25 May 201622 May 2018
Trading Board Member27 May 201524 May 2016
Planning Committee Substitute15 September 201431 December 2015

Current Outside Body Appointments

Not a current member of any Outside Body.

Past Outside Body Appointments

Not a past member of any Outside Body.

Personal Register of Interests

Date of NoticeReceipt by Monitoring Officer 
29 August 201229 August 2012 View

Meeting Declarations

Committee NameMeeting DateNature 
Council11 December 2014Pecuniary View
Local Plan Committee08 April 2019Non-Pecuniary View
Wed, 5 Jan 2022Briefing on Permitted Development  
Mon, 8 Nov 2021Joint Committee for Tendring Colchester Borders Garden Community 
Tue, 2 Nov 2021Suicide Awareness and Prevention Training 
Mon, 18 Oct 2021Councillor Safety Briefing 
Tue, 5 Oct 2021Town Deal Briefing 
Mon, 19 Jul 2021Risk Management Briefing 
Tue, 3 Nov 2020GDPR Training 
Wed, 20 May 2020Planning Training 
Thu, 3 Oct 2019Garden Communities Briefing 
Thu, 29 Nov 2018Local Plan Viability 
Wed, 14 Nov 2018Local Plan Housing Numbers and Objectively Assessed Need  
Thu, 1 Nov 2018Local Plan Sustainability Appraisal Training 
Tue, 19 Jun 2018Universal Credit and Colchester Update 
Thu, 15 Mar 2018Planning Training 
Tue, 10 Oct 2017Garden Communities Briefing 
Wed, 1 Jun 2016Local Plan Briefing 
Tue, 8 Oct 2013UCC and FSR Briefing 
Mon, 22 Jul 2013Planning Training 
There are no hospitality and gift records for this member.

Please find below the 2020/21 Locality Budget spends for Councillor Ellis:

Date  Total Contribution  Description   
30/06/2020 £100  Money to help supply the vital food some residents require. Colchester Foodbank
28/02/2021 £1,500 Contribution toward disabled swing for Messing play area. Messing-cum-Inworth Parish Council  
28/02/2021  £400 Toward reflooring small hall at Marks Tey Parish Council. Marks Tey Parish Council  

Please find below the 2019/20 Locality Budget spends for Councillor Ellis

Date  Total Contribution  Description   Category
30/06/2019  £1000 Re-surfacing multi-use sports facilities for safe village use, Layer de la Haye Parish Council WELLBEING
 31/01/2020  £650  Contribution towards progressing the Marks Tey Neighbourhood Plan. Marks Tey Parish Council GROWTH RESPONBILITY 
 31/01/2020  £350  Construction of small footbridge over ditch on Smythe's Green. Layer Marney Village Sign Account    RESPONSIBILITY

Please find below the 2018/19 Locality Budget spends for Councillor Ellis

Date  Total Contribution  Description   Category
31/09/2018 £418.35  Recycled plastic picnic bench on site, Messing Allotment Association   Responsibility, Opportunity, Wellbeing 
31/10/2018  £500  Supply and storage of a stage for the community hall, used by various community groups, Winstred Hundred Parish Council    GROWTH OPPORTUNITY WELLBEING  
31/01/2019 £360.77  Installation of a dog bin at Copt Hall, Winstred Hundred Parish Council    Responsibility, Wellbeing 
  £171.90  Creating a community library for Marks Tey, Marks Tey Parish Council     Responsibility, Opportunity, Wellbeing  
  £548.98  installation of defib and cabinet at barn at juntion of Stockhouse Rd & Newbridge Rd, Layer Marney Parish Meeting   Responsibility, Wellbeing  

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