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Councillor details

Councillor details

Ian Neilson

Name Surname


Cell number:
083 306 6730


Joined council
07 December 2000

Subcouncil affiliation

All councillors are assigned to a subcouncil and serve either as elected ward councillors or as proportional representation (PR) councillors who are deployed by their political party.

Subcouncil 1

Proportional Representation

Committee Membership

Councillors serve on various committees of Council and represent the interests of their communities across a broad range of sectors. The various committees make recommendations to Council and its structures regarding important public service and other municipal issues.

Current membership

Disciplinary Committee (Chairperson)
External Relations Task Team (Chairperson)
Finance and Economic Development Mayoral Subcommittee (Chairperson)
Finance and Housing Portfolio Committees Combined Workshop (Chairperson)
Planning Appeals Advisory Panel (Chairperson)
Planning Appeals Advisory Panel Tour (Chairperson)
Planning Public Hearings (Chairperson)
Premiers Metro Co-ordinating Forum (Chairperson)
Presentation/ Information Session (Chairperson)
Programming Committee (Chairperson)
Public Meeting - Click for Details (Chairperson)
Rates and Tariffs Working Group (Chairperson)
Reserved for Councillor Training (Chairperson)
Reserved for Other Committee Meetings (Chairperson)
Reserved for Portfolio Committee Meetings (Chairperson)
Special Mayoral In Committee (Deputy Chairperson)
Special Mayor's Advisory Panel (Deputy Chairperson)
Special Planning Appeals Advisory Panel (Chairperson)
Special Rating Areas Workshop (Chairperson)
Water and Sanitation Portfolio Committee (Chairperson)
Water and Sanitation Portfolio Committee Tour (Chairperson)
Water and Sanitation Portfolio Committee Workshop (Chairperson)
Joint Cabinet and MayCo Meeting
Mayoral Committee Executive Management Team

Previous membership

Budget Steering Committee
16 Aug 2011 - 02 Aug 2016
Economic Cluster
13 Feb 2012 - 02 Aug 2016
Special Events Committee
24 Apr 2013 - 02 Aug 2016
Grant Projects Review Committee
23 July 2014 -
Special Events Committee
26 Oct 2016 - 28 Mar 2019
Planning Appeals Advisory Panel
(Deputy chairperson)
21 Nov 2018 -

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