John Gilbert Jowers

  • General
  • Election History
  • Party History
  • Division History
  • Members Interests
  • Committees
  • Outside Bodies
  • Training History
  • Hospitality and Gifts
  • Allowances and Expenses
John Gilbert Jowers
06 May 2021
First Elected
05 May 2005
Conservative Party
Mersea and Tiptree
Members' Suite
Essex County Council
PO Box 11
County Hall
Telephone No:
01206 382975


Previous Roles and Responsibilities

Chairman of the Council from May 2018 to May 2021

ECC representative on and Chair of Police and Crime Panel

Cabinet Member for Libraries, Communities and Planning 

Chair of Essex Countrywide Traveller Unit Committee

Vice-Chairman of the Council

Link to Division Profiles (via Essex Open data – select division name from drop down box)
Job Title:
2012/13: £11499.96 (Basic Responsibility Allowance) £35310 (Special Responsibility)
2012/13: £5266.65

Election History

Thu 5 May 2005 Wed 3 Jun 2009 Re-elected
Thu 4 Jun 2009 Wed 1 May 2013 Re-elected
Thu 2 May 2013 Wed 3 May 2017 Re-elected
Thu 4 May 2017 Wed 5 May 2021 Re-elected
Thu 6 May 2021  

Party Representation History

Conservative PartyThu 5 May 2005

Division Representation History

Stanway and PyefleetThu 5 May 2005 Wed 3 Jun 2009
Mersea and TiptreeThu 4 Jun 2009

Current Outside Body Appointments

Past Outside Body Appointments

Personal Register of Interests

Date of NoticeReceipt by Monitoring OfficerView
09 June 202009 June 2020

Meeting Declarations

Committee NameMeeting DateNatureView
There are no meeting declarations for this member.
Mon, 12 Dec 2022D&R: Historic Environment  
Tue, 15 Nov 2022Standards Training 
Fri, 23 Sep 2022D&R: Aftercare 
Mon, 22 Aug 2022D&R: The Essex Quality Review Panel 
Fri, 24 Jun 2022D&R: Levelling Up and Regeneration Bill  
Tue, 3 May 2022D&R: Biodiversity Net Gain 
Tue, 22 Mar 2022D&R: Climate Action Committee 
Wed, 23 Feb 2022D&R: Minerals Local Plan 
Wed, 23 Feb 2022D&R: Minerals Local Plan 
Wed, 26 Jan 2022D&R: S106 Planning Agreements and Conditions 
Mon, 22 Nov 2021D&R: Environmental Permits 
Fri, 22 Oct 2021D&R: Introduction to Waste Management  
Mon, 20 Sep 2021D&R: Pyrolysis Plants 
Wed, 23 Jun 2021D&R Induction 2 
Fri, 28 May 2021D&R Induction 1 
Tue, 11 May 2021Introduction to ECC 
Tue, 9 Mar 2021COVID Briefing 
Mon, 30 Nov 2020COVID-19 Winter Grant 
Fri, 16 Oct 2020Planning White Paper briefing 
Thu, 8 Oct 2020Briefing from PFC Commissioner 
Thu, 30 Jul 2020Training on Covid-19 
Wed, 6 Mar 2019E-Learning Health and Safety 
Wed, 6 Mar 2019E-Learning How we behave 
Tue, 29 Jan 2019E-Learning Anti-fraud and corruption 
Tue, 29 Jan 2019E-Learning Equality and Diversity 
Mon, 5 Nov 2018E-learning: GDPR - An introduction module 1 
Tue, 5 Jun 2018Data Protection: GDPR 
Tue, 15 May 2018E-learning: Anti Bribery and money Laundering  
Mon, 4 Dec 2017Rural Community Council of Essex (RCCE) 
Tue, 13 Dec 2016Garden Communities 
Thu, 16 Jun 2016Essex Highways- Maintenance and Improvement Approach 
Tue, 16 Feb 2016Development Session on Bradwell 
Wed, 25 Mar 2015Member's IT 
Wed, 7 Jan 2015Police and Crime Panel Training Course 
Tue, 11 Mar 2014Community Rights Session 
Wed, 12 Feb 2014Media Training (London) 
Wed, 4 Dec 2013Leadership Academy: Cultural Services 
Wed, 23 Oct 2013Outcomes Based Accountability 
Thu, 24 Jan 2013Community Right to Challenge 
Thu, 1 Nov 2012Code of Conduct 
Thu, 4 Oct 2012Police Commissioners and Police and Crime Panels 
Wed, 22 Aug 2012E-learning: Information Governance 
Mon, 20 Aug 2012E-learning: Anti-fraud and Corruption 
Mon, 20 Aug 2012E-learning: How we behave 
Tue, 14 Aug 2012E-learning: Good Decision Making 
Mon, 13 Aug 2012E-learning: Diversity and Equality 
Tue, 12 Jun 2012LGA Coastal Special Interest Group 
Tue, 29 May 2012Essex Whole Place Community Budget Update 
Thu, 24 May 2012Big Society Fund Briefing 
Tue, 24 Apr 2012Flood Risk in Essex 
Mon, 13 Feb 2012Essex Whole Place Community Budget 
Thu, 12 Jan 2012My Home Life and Residential Homes 
Tue, 11 Oct 2011Highways Strategic Transformation Seminar 
Tue, 12 Jul 2011Corporate Vision 
Thu, 30 Jun 2011Partnership Working and Locality Boards 
Tue, 21 Jun 2011Partnership Working and Locality Boards 
Thu, 16 Jun 2011Partnership Working and Locality Boards 
Tue, 9 Nov 2010Influencing Decision Making in your local area 
Mon, 1 Mar 2010Community Leadership 
Mon, 1 Mar 2010Community Leadership Market Place Event 
Mon, 11 Feb 2008Col. BartonLunch£20/£25

For details of allowances and expenses for this Councillor please follow the link below:,-Expenses-and-Interests.aspx

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