Councillor Michael Kusneraitis

Ward: Englefield Green West

Cllr Kusneraitis amended 2019 picture

Name: Michael Kusneraitis

Electoral Ward: Englefield Green West

Political Party: Runnymede Residents and Community Group (RRC)

Date Elected: 2006 (next election 2022)


Mobile: 07789 785541

Committees: Planning, Englefield Green (Vice-Chairman), Standards and Audit
Member Working Parties: Constitution

Address: 21 Almond Close, Englefield Green, TW20 0PR

Councillor Michael Kusneraitis Register of Interests

I Councillor Michael Touros Kusneraitis 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 non-pecuniary interests:

Employment, office, trade, profession or vocation
Any employment, office, trade, profession or vocation carried out for profit or gain

Elected Councillor RBC receiving relevant allowance(s) and able to claim travel expenses
Previous sub contractor to applicants of Planning application RU14/1875
Connection with Developer re Planning application RU14/1640

Relevant Person

Any payment or provision of any other financial benefit (other than from the relevant authority) made or provided within the relevant period in respect of any expenses incurred by you in carrying out duties as a Member, or towards your 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

Member - N/A

Any contract which is made between the Member and/or relevant person (or a body in which the relevant person has a beneficial interest) and the relevant authority:
a) under which goods and services are to be provided or works are to be executed; and
b) which has not been fully discharged

Relevant Person - N/A

Any beneficial interest in land which is within the area of the relevant authority

Member - Mrs L Kusneraitis, Wife, 21 Almond Close, Englefield Green. TW20 0PR
Relevant Person - own house within the borough

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

Member - rental of a garage from Runnymede Borough Council in Englefield Green
Relevant Person - N/A

Corporate Tenancies
Any tenancy where (to your knowledge) a) the landlord is the relevant authority and b) the tenant is a body in which the relevant person has a beneficial interest

Relevant Person - N/A

Any beneficial interest in securities of a body where a) that body (to the Member's knowledge) has a place of business or land in the area of the relevant authority; 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 relevant person has a beneficial interest exceeds one hundredth of the total issued share capital of that class

Relevant Person - N/A

Non Pecuniary Interests
Please read Section 8 of the Code of Conduct with regard to what might be considered a non pecuniary interest.  Note these are non statutory interests which are declared and recorded in the minutes of the relevant Committee meetings where applicable

Member: Pension and Savings with Royal London, supporter of Englefield Green Scouts, sponsorship of Manorcroft Junior Football Club team in 2018, supporter of Egham Museum Historical Society as a member

Relevant Person - N/A

Date of form submitted: 24 October 2016 emailed updates in December 2016, 2017,  April 2018, March 2021
Please refer to the Secondary Register held in Democratic Services for (other) interests declared at meetings prior to May 2017.


Councillor Michael Kusneraitis Secondary Interests

Councillor Kusneraitis has declared the following interests at meetings of the Council and/or Committees since May 2017. For further details please refer to the Minutes of the meeting where the interest(s) were declared. 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.

Planning 23.08.17Non-pecuniary Interest. Employers have working relationship with the applicant's company.  Planning application RU17/0594 and RU17/0590. Corfield, Ridgemead Road, Englefield GreenLeft
Corporate Management 21.09.17Non-pecuniary Interest.  Employers provided financial advice to SCC on the River Thames Scheme in the report on Corporate ProjectsStayed and voted
Planning 24.01.18Disclosable Pecuniary Interest.  Connection with the developer on projects regarding the 'Village Sons Remembered' project and children's rugby club for use of sports field. Planning application RU17/1721. Brunel UniversityLeft
Planning 01.08.18Non-pecuniary Interest. RU18/0825 and RU18/0826. Applicant has connection to his employer (CPC) Corfield, Ridgemead Road, Englefield GreenLeft
Planning 31.07.19Non-pecuniary Interest in RU 19/0686. 70 Vegal Crescent, Englefield Green. Acquainted with the objector.Left
Planning 11.09.19Disclosable Pecuniary Interest in RU 18/1649. Dial House and Wisteria Lodge, Englefield Green. Sub-Contractor to the applicant.Left
Planning 03.06.2020Non-pecuniary interest in RU20/0166.  Knows the objector who addressed the Committee.Stayed, participated and voted
Planning 02.09.2020Non-pecuniary interest in RU20/0789, 0790 and 0880.  Knows the objector who addressed the Committee in a personal or professional capacitystayed, participated and voted
Planning 20.01.2021Non-pecuniary interest in RU20/1082. Dial House and Wisteria Cottage. Friends with the ownerLeft
Planning 24.03.2021No longer an interest in RU20/1491 but Councillor Kusneratis chose to leave the meeting on the basis of a previous interest with regard to the applicant which no longer existedLeft


Additional DPI Declarations
MeetingNature of Disclosable Pecuniary Interest  


RU14/1640.  Brunel University. Connection with developer in respect of projects.left


RU14/1699 Tamesis 1. Holds a pension and savings with Royal London.left


RU14/1875- Dial House and Wisteria Lodge. SubContractor to the applicants.left


Employee of Trinity Column Limited and Trinity Column Partners LLP associated with a company being discussed at the meeting - Property Investments Strategy.did not attend meeting


Business connection in relation to the Council's Property Investment Strategy.left


Gifts and Hospitality

In accordance with the Code of Conduct for Members, Members must declare, within 28 days of the date it is received, any gifts and hospitality received which are over £50 in value. This a public record which may be subject to Freedom of Information requests. Records are kept for a period of six years and then securely destroyed.

DateDetails of Gift/HospitalityName of Individual/company/organisationValue (where known)
15.10.2018Recent visit from China, gift of a Silk clothChinese Delegation 

One Christmas tree donated to Englefield Green Residents, estimated value approx. £500.00. This was donated by the Crown Estate. Organised and accepted a wooden picket fence to surround the tree via a local business estimated value £250.00. Donated by The Property Partnership to Englefield Green via EGVRA (Englefield Green Village Residents Association).  No financial gain or benefit from goods for Councillor Kusneraitis or his household.

The Crown Estate and The Property Partnership£750