Welcome to Essex County Council

Dick Alfred Madden - Cabinet Member for Performance Business Planning and Partnerships

  • General
  • Election History
  • Party History
  • Division History
  • Members Interests
  • Committees
  • Outside Bodies
  • Training History
  • Hospitality and Gifts
  • Allowances and Expenses
Dick Alfred Madden - Cabinet Member for Performance  Business Planning and Partnerships
04 May 2017
First Elected::
09 June 2011
Conservative Party
Chelmsford Central
8 Lady Lane
Mobile Telephone No:

Roles and Responsibilities

Cabinet Member for Performance, Business Planning and Partnerships 14/05/19


Previous Roles and Responsiblities

Cabinet Member for Children and Families

Children's social care, including, but not limited to: the safeguarding of children; looked after children; services to vulnerable children and young people and their families; and adoption and fostering.

Statutory lead member for children's services; Preventative services including early intervention and the development of services for families with complex needs; Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS); Corporate Parenting; Pre-birth, 0-19 services; Youth Offending; Schools Safeguarding Strategy; Youth Services; Domestic Violence; Children and Families Capital Programmes


The Electoral Division Profile can be found here

Job Title:
2012/13: £11499.96 (Basic Responsibility Allowance) £11972.75 (Special Responsibility

Election History

Thu 9 Jun 2011 Wed 1 May 2013 Re-elected
Thu 2 May 2013 Wed 3 May 2017 Re-elected
Thu 4 May 2017  

Party Representation History

PartyRepresentation FromRepresentation To
Conservative PartyThu 9 Jun 2011

Division Representation History

DivisionRepresentation FromRepresentation To
Chelmsford CentralThu 9 Jun 2011

Current Committee Memberships

CommitteeRoleJoining Date
Cabinet Cabinet Member for Performance, Business Planning and Partnerships10 May 2017
Committee to consider applications to undertake certain duties by Members and foreign travel by Officers Member16 May 2017
Full Council Member05 May 2017

Past Committee Memberships

Personal Register of Interests

Date of NoticeReceipt by Monitoring Officer 
10 March 202010 March 2020 View

Meeting Declarations

Thu, 6 Aug 2020Zoom training part 2 
Thu, 16 Apr 2020Zoom Familiarisation 
Tue, 10 Mar 2020Locality Fund 
Tue, 21 Jan 2020GDPR 
Mon, 20 Jan 2020Essex 2020 (a year of Science and Creativity) 
Tue, 15 Oct 2019Just About Managing and Care Leavers 
Mon, 23 Sep 2019Brexit 
Tue, 19 Jun 2018E-Learning - Anti Bribery and money Laundering 
Tue, 19 Jun 2018E-Learning - Health and Safety  
Tue, 19 Jun 2018E-learning: Anti-Fraud and Corruption 
Tue, 12 Jun 2018Cabinet and Deputy Cabinet Member Training 
Tue, 17 Apr 2018Developments in NHS organisation and the implications for ECC 
Tue, 16 Jan 2018Briefing on Gangs  
Thu, 11 Jan 2018E-learning: Equality and Diversity 
Mon, 5 Jun 2017Cabinet Member and Deputy Cabinet Member Induction 
Tue, 16 Feb 2016Development Session on Bradwell 
Tue, 19 May 2015Care Act 
Tue, 27 Jan 2015CSE, Children's Safeguarding and Missing Children 
Tue, 21 Oct 2014Highways Winter Services 
Tue, 18 Mar 2014Outcomes-led Commissioning Framework 
Tue, 11 Mar 2014Community Rights Session 
Wed, 12 Feb 2014Early Intervention Foundation National Conference 
Wed, 8 Jan 2014Media Training 
Wed, 23 Oct 2013Outcomes Based Accountability 
Thu, 8 Aug 2013Road Repair Centre Briefing 
Fri, 10 May 2013Information Governance 
Thu, 9 May 2013Introductory Session Two 
Thu, 9 May 2013Information Technology 
Wed, 8 May 2013Code of Conduct 
Tue, 7 May 2013Welcome to the Council 
Thu, 24 Jan 2013Speed Effective Reading 
Thu, 17 Jan 2013Social Media Practical 
Tue, 13 Nov 2012E-learning: Safeguarding 
Thu, 4 Oct 2012Police Commissioners and Police and Crime Panels 
Thu, 9 Aug 2012E-learning: How we behave 
Thu, 9 Aug 2012E-learning: Information Governance 
Tue, 29 May 2012Essex Whole Place Community Budget Update 
Thu, 24 May 2012Big Society Fund Briefing 
Tue, 24 Apr 2012Flood Risk in Essex 
Tue, 3 Apr 2012E-learning: Good Decision Making 
Thu, 29 Mar 2012School Improvement and Education 
Thu, 29 Mar 2012Localism Act 
Tue, 27 Mar 2012Customer Service Member Briefing 
Wed, 7 Mar 2012Health and Wellbeing Board and Strategy Briefing 
Wed, 29 Feb 2012Diversity and Equality 
Tue, 21 Feb 2012Essex Waste Strategy 
Tue, 7 Feb 2012Police Blueprint briefing 
Thu, 2 Feb 2012Essex Whole Place Community Budget 
Tue, 31 Jan 2012ESH Member Briefing 
Thu, 12 Jan 2012My Home Life and Residential Homes 
Thu, 24 Nov 2011Bringing the Cloud back down to Earth. The ECC IS Strategy and the wider ICT world. 
Tue, 25 Oct 2011Council Protocols 
Tue, 11 Oct 2011Highways Strategic Transformation Seminar 
Thu, 15 Sep 2011Member Enquiries' Briefing 
Thu, 1 Sep 2011The Essex Funding Team 
Tue, 12 Jul 2011Corporate Vision 
Thu, 30 Jun 2011Partnership Working and Locality Boards 
Tue, 25 Mar 2014Henry Cooper Property Developer and Gerald Searle of Balch Estate Agents, ChelmsfordLunch>£25
Mon, 27 Feb 2017BTBuffet - Smart Essex hosted by BTapprox. £50
Wed, 22 Aug 2018Birkett Long LLPInvitation to attend Essex County Cricket Club - End of Season Gala Dinner - Wednesday 3 October 2018 >£25

For details of allowances and expenses for this Councillor please follow the link below:


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