Councillor Derek Cotty

Ward: Chertsey Riverside

Councillor Cotty image 2019

Name: Derek Cotty

Electoral Ward: Chertsey Riverside

Political Party: Conservative

Date Elected: 2007 (next election 2023)

E-mail: cllr.derek.cotty@runnymede.gov.uk

Telephone: 01932 568726

Committees:  Corporate Management,  Licensing (Vice-Chair), Regulatory (Vice-Chair),  Planning 

Member Working Parties:  To be confirmed

Outside bodies:  To be confirmed

Address: Little Court, Dockett Eddy, Chertsey, KT16 8LS
 

Register of interests

I Councillor Derek Alban Cotty a Member of Runnymede Borough Council, give notice that I, and where appropriate a 'relevant person' as defined in the Localism Act 2011 s 30(3)(b), have the following disclosable pecuniary interests and other registrable interests.

Table 1: Disclosable Pecuniary Interests

1. Employment, office, trade, profession or vocation

Any employment, office, trade, profession or vocation carried out for profit or gain including any unpaid Directorship

Councillor/co-opted Member 

unpaid directorship of Runnymede Magna Carta Legacy
Runnymede Borough Councillor in receipt of relevant allowance(s) and able to claim travel expenses 

Relevant person

Landlord of a private property


2. Sponsorship

Any payment or provision of any other financial benefit (other than from the Council) made to the Councillor during the previous 12 month period provided for expenses incurred by them in carrying out their duties as a Councillor, or towards their election expenses.  This includes any payment or financial benefit from a trade union within the meaning of the Trade Union and Labour Relations (Consolidation) Act 1992. 

Councillor/co-opted Member

election expenses paid by Runnymede and Weybridge Conservative Party (Association)


3. Contracts

Any contract which is made between the Councillor or their spouse/civil partner or the person with whom the Councillor is living as if they were spouses/civil partners (or a firm in which such person is a partner, or an incorporated body of which such person has a beneficial interest in the securities of) and the Council
a) under which goods and services are to be provided or works are to be executed; and
b) which has not been fully discharged

Councillor/co-opted Member

None

Relevant person

None


4. Land and property

Any beneficial interest in land which is within the area of the Council.  'Land' excludes an easement, servitude, interest or right in or over land which does not give the Councillor or their spouse/civil partner or the person with whom the Councillor is living as if they were spouses/civil partners (alone or jointly with another) a right to occupy or to receive income

Councillor/co-opted Member

Little Court, Dockett Eddy, Chertsey, Surrey. KT16 8LS

Relevant person

33a Heathervale Road. New Haw, Addlestone, Surrey. KT15 3NW


5. Licences

Any licence (alone or jointly with others) to occupy land in the area of the Council for a month or longer

Councillor/co-opted Member

None

Relevant person

None  


6. Corporate tenancies

Any tenancy where (to the Councillor's knowledge) a) the landlord is the Council and b) the tenant is a body that the Councillor, or their spouse/civil partner or the person with whom the Councillor is living as if they were spouses/civil partners is a partner of or a director of or has a beneficial interest in the securities of 

Councillor/co-opted Member

None                                                                

Relevant person

None


7. Securities

Any beneficial interest in securities of a body where a) that body (to the Councillor's knowledge) has a place of business or land in the area of the Council; and b) either (i) the total nominal value of the securities exceeds £25,000 or one hundredth of the total issued share capital of that body or (ii) if the share capital of that body is of more than one class, the total nominal value of the shares of any one class in which the Councillor, or their spouse/civil partner or the person with whom they are living as if they were spouses/civil partners has a beneficial interest exceeds one hundredth of the total issued share capital of that class

Councillor/co-opted Member

None

Relevant person

None


Table 2: Other Registrable Interests

You have a personal interest in any business of your authority (the Council) where it relates to or is likely to affect:

a) any body of which you are in general control or management and to which you are nominated or appointed by your authority (the Council)

b) any body:

(i) exercising functions of a public nature

(ii) any body directed to charitable purposes or

(iii) one of whose principal purposes includes the influence of public opinion or policy (including any political party or trade union)

Councillor/co-opted Member only

a) Chairman - Chertsey Meads Management Liaison Group
a) Council appointed representative on Chertsey Combined Charity and Chertsey Chamber of Commerce
bii) Feoffees of Chertsey Market
bii) Trustee of Runnymede Magna Carta Legacy
biii) Member of the Conservative Party

Date of Receipt by the Monitoring Officer and subsequent alterations/additions: 18 May 2021

Secondary interests 

Please refer to the Secondary Register held in Democratic Services for (other) interests declared at meetings prior to May 2017.
Councillor Cotty has declared the following interests at meetings of the Council and/or Committees since May 2017. Interests declared before May 2017 are held in paper form by Democratic Services. The forms recording interests declared at meetings are held for a period of six years and then destroyed.

MeetingInterestLeft/Stayed
Overview and Scrutiny 05.04.18Non-pecuniary interest in the item concerning the review of the Council's Planning Service. Member of the Planning CommitteeStayed and participated