Committee member details


Councillor John Cox
Appointments Council administration member
Telephone 07917 734774
Email cllr.j.cox@aberdeenshire.gov.uk
Address c/o Woodhill House
  Westburn Road
Town Aberdeen
Post Code AB16 5GB
Council Ward 1 - Banff and District
Political Party Aligned Independent
Register of Interests
 

 


 

Committee memberships


Aberdeenshire Council View
Appointments Committee (Substitute) View
Banff and Buchan Area Committee View
Banff and Buchan Pre-application Member Consultation Forum View
Business Services Committee (from 27 January 2017) (Substitute) View
Harbours Sub-Committee (Vice Chair) View
Infrastructure Services Committee (from 27 January 2017) (Vice Chair) View
North East Scotland Fisheries Development Partnership View
School Placings And Exclusions Appeal Committee View

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Data recorded in this format from - 01 August 2015, for historic information please contact committee.services@aberdeenshire.gov.uk
Outside Bodies (4)Close
Title Item 5 - Appointment of Vice Chair and Appointment to Partnerships and Outside Bodies Close
Description As a substitute member of Aberdeen City Region Deal Committee
Date 29/09/2016
Meeting Meeting 29/09/2016 10:15:00
Committee Aberdeenshire Council
  http://committees.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/committees.aspx?commid=1&meetid=18290
Title Item 5 - Appointment of Vice Chair and Appointment to Partnerships and Outside Bodies Close
Description As a member of the Conference of Peripheral Maritime Regions
Date 29/09/2016
Meeting Meeting 29/09/2016 10:15:00
Committee Aberdeenshire Council
  http://committees.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/committees.aspx?commid=1&meetid=18290
Title Banffshire Educational Trust Close
Description Decision-making capacity
Date 27/09/2016
Meeting Meeting 27/09/2016 09:30:00
Committee Banff and Buchan Area Committee
Title Banff Harbour Advisory Committee Close
Description Committee Member
Date 18/08/2015
Meeting Meeting 18/08/2015 09:30:00
Committee Banff and Buchan Area Committee
Declared Interests (48)Close
Title 7. Strategic Transport Update Close
Description As substantive member of Nestrans specific exclusion applies so would remain and participate
Date 20/08/2020
Meeting Meeting 20/08/2020 10:15:00
Committee Infrastructure Services Committee (from 27 January 2017)
  https://committees.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/committees.aspx?commid=495&meetid=19529
Title Item 7 - Strategic Transport Update Close
Description As a substantive member of Nestrans, specific exclusion applies, so would remain and participate.
Date 20/08/2020
Meeting Meeting 20/08/2020 10:15:00
Committee Infrastructure Services Committee (from 27 January 2017)
  https://committees.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/committees.aspx?commid=495&meetid=19529
Title Item 6 - Strategic Transport Update Close
Description As a substitute member of NESTRANS. Having applied the objective test concluded that the interest was so remote and insignificant that they would remain and participate.
Date 14/05/2020
Meeting Meeting 14/05/2020 10:15:00
Committee Infrastructure Services Committee (from 27 January 2017)
  https://committees.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/committees.aspx?commid=495&meetid=19527
Title Item 7 - Publication of National Strategy and Update on Regional and Local Transport Strategies Close
Description As a substantive member of NESTRANS declared an interest, specific exclusion applies and would remain and participate
Date 12/03/2020
Meeting Meeting 12/03/2020 10:15:00
Committee Infrastructure Services Committee (from 27 January 2017)
  https://committees.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/committees.aspx?commid=495&meetid=19389
Title Item 17 - Food and Feed Law Enforcement Service Plan 2019-2021, Service Plan Review 2018-2019 Close
Description As he had links to the Service, for other work that he did, however, the interest was remote and insignificant and he would remain and participate.
Date 12/03/2020
Meeting Meeting 12/03/2020 10:15:00
Committee Infrastructure Services Committee (from 27 January 2017)
  https://committees.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/committees.aspx?commid=495&meetid=19389
Title Item 6 - Review of Licensing Board Structure in Aberdeenshire Close
Description As a licence holder and left the meeting during consideration and determination of the item.
Date 05/03/2020
Meeting Meeting 05/03/2020 10:15:00
Committee Aberdeenshire Council
  http://committees.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/committees.aspx?commid=1&meetid=19572
Title Item 7 - Partnership Review – Health and Transportation Action Plan and Road Safety North East Scotland Close
Description As (a substantive member) of NESTRANS declared an interest in the Transportation reports. Having applied the objective test, he concluded that he would remain and participate.
Date 23/01/2020
Meeting Meeting 23/01/2020 10:15:00
Committee Infrastructure Services Committee (from 27 January 2017)
  http://committees.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/committees.aspx?commid=495&meetid=19388
Title Item 9 - Strategic Transport Update Close
Description As (a substantive member) of NESTRANS declared an interest in the Transportation reports. Having applied the objective test, he concluded that he would remain and participate.
Date 23/01/2020
Meeting Meeting 23/01/2020 10:15:00
Committee Infrastructure Services Committee (from 27 January 2017)
  http://committees.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/committees.aspx?commid=495&meetid=19388
Title Item 8 - Aberdeenshire Community Transport Initiative Grant Awards. Close
Description As (a substantive member) of NESTRANS declared an interest in the Transportation reports. Having applied the objective test, he concluded that he would remain and participate.
Date 23/01/2020
Meeting Meeting 23/01/2020 10:15:00
Committee Infrastructure Services Committee (from 27 January 2017)
  http://committees.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/committees.aspx?commid=495&meetid=19388
Title Item 7 Education Scotland Inspection of Banff Primary School and Nursery Class Close
Description Declared an interest in this item as his wife had had connections with the school and, having applied the objective test, concluded that he would leave the room and not participate in the item.
Date 17/12/2019
Meeting Meeting 17/12/2019 09:30:00
Committee Banff and Buchan Area Committee
Title Item 12 - Port Marine Safety Code – Options for Duty Holder Role Close
Description By virtue of his role as a member of the Portsoy Harbour Advisory Committee. Having applied the objective test, he concluded that he would remain and participate.
Date 28/11/2019
Meeting Meeting 28/11/2019 10:15:00
Committee Infrastructure Services Committee (from 27 January 2017)
  http://committees.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/committees.aspx?commid=495&meetid=19386
Title 12. Review of the Licensing Board Structure in Aberdeenshire Close
Description As licensee left the meeting during consideration and determination there
Date 21/11/2019
Meeting Meeting 21/11/2019 10:15:00
Committee Aberdeenshire Council
  http://committees.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/committees.aspx?commid=1&meetid=19376
Title Item 10 Strategic Transport Update. Close
Description Councillor is a member of NESTRANS
Date 03/10/2019
Meeting Meeting 03/10/2019 10:15:00
Committee Infrastructure Services Committee (from 27 January 2017)
  http://committees.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/committees.aspx?commid=495&meetid=19385
Title Item 14 Former Depot Site, Tannery Street, Banff Close
Description Declared an interest by virtue of the fact that he has business interests in the area but, having applied the objective test, concluded that the interest was not clear and substantial and therefore he would remain in the meeting and take part in the item.
Date 01/10/2019
Meeting Meeting 01/10/2019 09:30:00
Committee Banff and Buchan Area Committee
Title Item 7 Education and Children’s Services Suitability Core Facts 2019 Close
Description Declared an interest by virtue of the fact that his wife is a teacher in the local area but, having applied the objective test, concluded that the interest was not clear and substantial and therefore he would remain in the meeting and take part in the item.
Date 01/09/2019
Meeting Meeting 10/09/2019 09:30:00
Committee Banff and Buchan Area Committee
Title Item 5 - Planning Permission in Principle for Erection of Dwellinghouse at Site Adjacent to Burnend Cottage, Forglen, Turriff – Reference: APP/2018/1903 Close
Description Member of B&B Area Committee who previously determined the application. He would not take part on that item and would leave the room.
Date 22/08/2019
Meeting Meeting 22/08/2019 10:15:00
Committee Infrastructure Services Committee (from 27 January 2017)
  http://committees.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/committees.aspx?commid=495&meetid=19384
Title Item 15 Estates Non-Operational Portfolio - Development Close
Description Declared an interest by virtue of the fact that he works in the locality but, having applied the objective test, concluded that the interest was not clear and substantial and therefore he would remain in the meeting and take part in the item.
Date 20/08/2019
Meeting Meeting 20/08/2019 09:30:00
Committee Banff and Buchan Area Committee
Title Item 12 Aberchirder School Support Close
Description Declared an interest by virtue of the fact that his wife is currently depute head teacher at Aberchirder Primary school and, having applied the objective test, concluded that he would leave the meeting and take no part in the item.
Date 20/08/2019
Meeting Meeting 20/08/2019 09:30:00
Committee Banff and Buchan Area Committee
Title Item 9 Aberdeenshire Council Tree Preservation Order Review AC TPRO (B&BDC) 15 (2019) Cortes House, Rathen Close
Description Declared an interest by virtue of the fact that he is a friend of the objector to the proposal and, having applied the objective test, concluded that he would leave the meeting and take no part in the item.
Date 20/08/2019
Meeting Meeting 20/08/2019 09:30:00
Committee Banff and Buchan Area Committee
Title Item 11 - Strategic Transport Update Close
Description As a substantive member of NESTRANS for which a specific exclusion applied and he remained in the meeting.
Date 20/06/2019
Meeting Meeting 20/06/2019 10:15:00
Committee Infrastructure Services Committee (from 27 January 2017)
  http://committees.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/committees.aspx?commid=495&meetid=19383
Title Item 6 - Planning Application APP/2019/0164 - Full Planning Permission for Alterations to Shop Front (Retrospective) at Peartree Coffee House and Bistro at 61 High Street, Fraserburgh Close
Description By virtue of hospitality received from the applicant and left the meeting and took no part in the decision
Date 20/06/2019
Meeting Meeting 20/06/2019 10:15:00
Committee Infrastructure Services Committee (from 27 January 2017)
  http://committees.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/committees.aspx?commid=495&meetid=19383
Title Item 6 Education Scotland Inspection - Aberchirder School and Nursery Class Close
Description Declared an interest by virtue of the fact that his wife had been part of the staff at Aberchirder Primary School recently and, having applied the objective test, left the meeting and took no part in the item.
Date 28/05/2019
Meeting Meeting 28/05/2019 09:30:00
Committee Banff and Buchan Area Committee
Title Item 15 - Developing Excellence in our North Coast Communities - Annual Report Close
Description As a member of the Banff Development Partnership and, having applied objective test, considered the interest to be remote and insignificant and continued to participate in the meeting.
Date 16/05/2019
Meeting Meeting 16/05/2019 10:15:00
Committee Infrastructure Services Committee (from 27 January 2017)
  http://committees.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/committees.aspx?commid=495&meetid=19382
Title Item 5A Reference No APP/2019/0164 - Alterations to Shop Front (Retrospective) at Peartree Coffee House and Bistro, 61 High Street, Fraserburgh Close
Description Declared an interest in the matter by virtue of knowing the applicant and having dined in the premises to which the planning application related; having applied the objective test, he indicated that he would leave the meeting and take no part in the consideration of the item.
Date 09/05/2019
Meeting Meeting 07/05/2019 09:30:00
Committee Banff and Buchan Area Committee
Title Item 8 Developing Excellence in Our North Coast Communities – Six Month Report Close
Description Declared an interest by virtue of the fact that he is a member of the Banff Development Partnership but having applied the objective test he concluded that the connection was so remote and insignificant that he would remain and participate. He also declared an interest by virtue of the fact that he was involved in the original processing strategy for the Seafood Centre of Excellence (P44 of the report) but, having applied the objective test, concluded that he had no interest to declare.
Date 16/04/2019
Meeting Meeting 16/04/2019 09:30:00
Committee Banff and Buchan Area Committee
Title Item 12 Bridge Street and Deveronside Regeneration Update Close
Description Declared an interest by virtue of the fact that he owns property in Bridge Street, Banff and left the meeting and took no part in the item.
Date 19/02/2019
Meeting Meeting 19/02/2019 09:30:00
Committee Banff and Buchan Area Committee
Title Item 8 - Strategic Transport Update Close
Description as a substantive and substitute members of NESTRANS for which a specific exclusion applied and he remained in the meeting
Date 24/01/2019
Meeting Meeting 24/01/2019 10:15:00
Committee Infrastructure Services Committee (from 27 January 2017)
  http://committees.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/committees.aspx?commid=495&meetid=19302
Title Item 9 Civic Government (Scotland) Act 1982 - Application for Grant of Late Hours Catering Licence Close
Description Declared an interest by virtue of the fact that his daughter used to work for the applicant and, having applied the objective test, concluded that he would leave the meeting and take no part in the item.
Date 18/12/2018
Meeting Meeting 18/12/2018 09:30:00
Committee Banff and Buchan Area Committee
Title Item 5 - Strategic Transport Update Close
Description As a member of NESTRANS – not substantial and would participate
Date 29/11/2018
Meeting Meeting 29/11/2018 10:15:00
Committee Infrastructure Services Committee (from 27 January 2017)
  http://committees.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/committees.aspx?commid=495&meetid=19018
Title Item 13 Bridge Street, Banff: Public Realm Design Project Close
Description Declared an interest by virtue of the fact that he is the owner of property in Bridge Street, Banff and left the room and took no part in the consideration of the item.
Date 09/11/2018
Meeting Meeting 11/09/2018 09:30:00
Committee Banff and Buchan Area Committee
Title Item 10 - Proposed Aberdeen City and Shire Strategic Development Plan Close
Description As a substantive member of the SDPA and as a specific exclusion applied would remain and participate in the meeting.
Date 27/09/2018
Meeting Meeting 27/09/2018 10:15:00
Committee Aberdeenshire Council
  http://committees.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/committees.aspx?commid=1&meetid=19066
Title Item 11 - Strategic Transport Update Close
Description As a Member of NESTRANS – not substantial – will participate.
Date 23/08/2018
Meeting Meeting 23/08/2018 10:15:00
Committee Infrastructure Services Committee (from 27 January 2017)
  http://committees.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/committees.aspx?commid=495&meetid=19016
Title Item 6 Licensing (Scotland) Act 2005 - Section 6 and Section 7 - Review of Aberdeenshire North, Central and South Divisional Licensing Boards’ Licensing Policy Statements and Overprovision Policy statements Close
Description Declared an interest by virtue of being an owner of a licensed premises and left the room and took no part in the item.
Date 21/08/2018
Meeting Meeting 21/08/2018 09:30:00
Committee Banff and Buchan Area Committee
Title Item 10 - Redevelopment of 49-53 Bridge Street, Banff Close
Description Declared an interest by virtue of the fact that he has interests in properties in the close vicinity and left the meeting and took no part in the item.
Date 22/05/2018
Meeting Meeting 22/05/2018 09:30:00
Committee Banff and Buchan Area Committee
Title 7. Aberdeen City Region Deal Joint Committee – Changes to Terms of Reference Close
Date 08/03/2018
Meeting Meeting 08/03/2018 10:15:00
Committee Aberdeenshire Council
  http://committees.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/committees.aspx?commid=1&meetid=18735
Title Item 5 - Education Scotland Inspection, Banff Primary School and Nursery Close
Description Declared an interest as his wife is Depute Head of Banff Primary School and did not take part in the discussion
Date 23/01/2018
Meeting Meeting 23/01/2018 09:30:00
Committee Banff and Buchan Area Committee
Title Item 8 – Fraserburgh, Peterhead and Ellon to Aberdeen Strategic Transport Study Close
Description As a substantive member of NESTRANS - remained and took part
Date 30/11/2017
Meeting Meeting 30/11/2017 10:15:00
Committee Infrastructure Services Committee (from 27 January 2017)
  http://committees.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/committees.aspx?commid=495&meetid=18741
Title Item 19 - Regeneration Six Monthly Update Close
Description As a member of Banff Regeneration Board
Date 16/03/2017
Meeting Meeting 16/03/2017 10:15:00
Committee Infrastructure Services Committee (from 27 January 2017)
  http://committees.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/committees.aspx?commid=495&meetid=18785
Title Item 12 - National Transport Strategy Review Close
Description As a member of Banff Harbour Advisory Committee
Date 16/03/2017
Meeting Meeting 16/03/2017 10:15:00
Committee Infrastructure Services Committee (from 27 January 2017)
  http://committees.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/committees.aspx?commid=495&meetid=18785
Title Item 7 - Developer Obligations and the 4 Towns Regeneration Area Close
Description As a member of Banff Regeneration Board
Date 16/03/2017
Meeting Meeting 16/03/2017 10:15:00
Committee Infrastructure Services Committee (from 27 January 2017)
Title Item 11A APP/2016/2111 Erection of Replacement Dwellinghouse at Backhill of Yonderton, Craigston, Turriff Close
Description Declared an interest as the applicant is his neighbour
Date 07/03/2017
Meeting Meeting 07/03/2017 09:30:00
Committee Banff and Buchan Area Committee
Title Item 13 & 16 - Owns proprerty in Bridge Street Close
Description Owns Property in Bridge Street, Banff, left the room during discussion and decisions taken.
Date 03/05/2016
Meeting Meeting 03/05/2016 09:30:00
Committee Buchan Area Committee
Title Item 14A - Acquaintance of the applicant Close
Description An acquaintance of applicant and left the room during the discussion and decisions
Date 03/05/2016
Meeting Meeting 03/05/2016 09:30:00
Committee Banff and Buchan Area Committee
Title Item 8 - Written Questions Close
Description Declared an interest in Item 8 as he was involved in the processing strategy.
Date 19/11/2015
Meeting Meeting 19/11/2015 10:15:00
Committee Aberdeenshire Council
  http://committees.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/committees.aspx?commid=1&meetid=18154
Title Member of Banff & District Community Safety Group Close
Description Item 5 - Members of the Banff and District Community safety groups, but continued to take part in the discussion and decision
Date 03/11/2015
Committee Banff and Buchan Area Committee
Title Banff Harbour Adivsory Committee Close
Description Item 7 - Member of Banff Harbour Advisory Committee but continued to take part in the discussion and decision making.
Date 29/09/2015
Committee Banff and Buchan Area Committee
Title Item 16 - Written Questions Close
Date 24/09/2015
Meeting Meeting 24/09/2015 10:15:00
Committee Aberdeenshire Council
  http://committees.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/committees.aspx?commid=1&meetid=18153
Title 12 - Aberdeen City and Shire Strategic and Organisational Tourism Review Close
Description As a member of Banffshire Coast Tourism
Date 20/08/2015
Meeting Meeting 20/08/2015 10:15:00
Committee Infrastructure Services Committee (from Jan 2007 to Jan 2017)

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