Decision details

Appointment of Returning Officer and Electoral Registration Officer

Decision Maker: Council

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


The Chief Officer Place and Governance submitted a report which sought members approval of appointments of the Returning Officer and Electoral Registration Officer.


Councillor M Fitzgerald moved the recommendations as per the report; this was seconded by Councillor M Johnson.


A vote was taken, the motion was unanimously agreed.




1.  That from 1 January 2023, Paul Wood (Interim Chief Executive) be appointed as Returning Officer and Electoral Registration Officer;


2.  That with immediate effect, Lee Jardine (Senior Specialist – Elections) be appointed as Deputy Electoral Registration Officer.


Report author: Lee Jardine

Publication date: 08/12/2022

Date of decision: 07/12/2022

Decided at meeting: 07/12/2022 - Council

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