Committee member details


Councillor Alison Evison
Telephone 07917 970657
Email cllr.a.evison@aberdeenshire.gov.uk
Address c/o Woodhill House
  Westburn Road
Town Aberdeen
Post Code AB16 5GB
Council Ward 17 - North Kincardine
Political Party Scottish Labour
Register of Interests
 

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Committee memberships


Aberdeenshire Council View
Business Services Committee (from 27 January 2017) (Substitute) View
Education and Children`s Services Committee (from 27 January 2017) View
Employees Joint Consultative Committee View
Kincardine and Mearns Area Committee View
Kincardine and Mearns Pre-application Member Consultation Forum View
Licensing Sub-Committee (Substitute) 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 Kincardine and Mearns CAB Close
Description Observer
Date 13/06/2017
Committee Kincardine and Mearns Area Committee
Title Item 5 - Appointment of Vice Chair and Appointment to Partnerships and Outside Bodies Close
Description As a substantive member of the Aberdeen City Region Deal Joint 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 Kincardineshire Educational Trust Close
Date 01/09/2015
Meeting Meeting 01/09/2015 09:30:00
Committee Kincardine and Mearns Area Committee
Title Kincardine and Mearns Citizens Advice Bureau Close
Date 01/09/2015
Meeting Meeting 01/09/2015 09:30:00
Committee Kincardine and Mearns Area Committee
Declared Interests (45)Close
Title Item 5 - APP/2020/1324 - Construction and Operation of an Energy from Waste Plant for the Production of Electricity up to 35MW at Land at Kirkwood Commercial Park, Thainstone, Inverurie, AB51 5NR Close
Description On the basis of statements that had recently been in the news from party colleagues in relation to energy from waste plants and having applied the objective test would leave the meeting and take no part in the item.
Date 24/06/2021
Meeting Meeting 24/06/2021 10:15:00
Committee Aberdeenshire Council
  https://committees.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/committees.aspx?commid=1&meetid=19851
Title Item 06 Draft Engagement & Participation Policy 2021 Close
Description Having served on the Social Renewal Advisory Board however the report referenced within the draft policy was written by an independent group so having applied the objective test would remain and take part.
Date 08/06/2021
Meeting Meeting 08/06/2021 10:00:00
Committee Kincardine and Mearns Area Committee
Title Item 06 Gypsy/Traveller Site Provision Strategy Close
Description By virtue of being involved with the development of the document “Improving the Lives of Gypsy Travellers” and having applied the objective test she would remain and take part.
Date 27/04/2021
Meeting Meeting 27/04/2021 10:00:00
Committee Kincardine and Mearns Area Committee
Title Item 21 - 21. Education and Children’s Services Directorate Procurement Work Plan Close
Description As a Chair of Improvement Service and advised that she would leave the meeting during consideration of the item
Date 18/03/2021
Meeting Meeting 27/05/2021 10:15:00
Committee Education and Children`s Services Committee (from 27 January 2017)
  https://committees.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/committees.aspx?commid=494&meetid=19550
Title Item 5 - Revenue Budget 2021 – 2026 Close
Description As President of CoSLA, a member of the Aberdeen Trades Union Council and member of Unite Union. The interest was considered to be remote and insignificant and would remain and participate in the meeting
Date 17/03/2021
Meeting Meeting 17/03/2021 10:15:00
Committee Aberdeenshire Council
  https://committees.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/committees.aspx?commid=1&meetid=19973
Title Item 9C - APP/2020/1151 - Full Planning Pemission of Replacement Polytunnels at Land at Castleton Farm, Fordoun, Laurecekirk Close
Description Having previously indicated interest no longer pertained as son was not an employee, having applied the objective test concluded that he had no interest to declare.
Date 01/09/2020
Meeting Meeting 01/09/2020 10:00:00
Committee Kincardine and Mearns Area Committee
Title Item 5 - Abbeyton Bridge Close
Description Having a remote connection to the request to speak, son employed by one of the speakers, having applied the objective test concluded that it was so remote and insignificant that she would remain and participate.
Date 30/06/2020
Meeting Meeting 30/06/2020 10:00:00
Committee Kincardine and Mearns Area Committee
Title Item 5 - Revenue Budget 2020 - 2025 Close
Description As the President of COSLA and remained in the meeting.
Date 18/03/2020
Meeting Meeting 18/03/2020 10:15:00
Committee Aberdeenshire Council
  https://committees.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/committees.aspx?commid=1&meetid=19691
Title Item 6 - Capital Plan 2020 - 2035 Close
Description As the President of COSLA and remained in the meeting.
Date 18/03/2020
Meeting Meeting 18/03/2020 10:15:00
Committee Aberdeenshire Council
  https://committees.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/committees.aspx?commid=1&meetid=19691
Title Item 5 - Proposed Aberdeenshire Local Development Plan 2020 Close
Description given previous family connections with the Stonehaven Rugby Club but having applied the objective test considered the interest to be remote and insignificant and would remain in the meeting
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 No. 06, Tackling Poverty & Inequalities Close
Description Councillor Evison, being the representative from the K&M Area Committee on KAMCAB, having applied the objection test, concluded that she would remain and had no interest to declare.
Date 12/02/2020
Meeting Meeting 11/02/2020 10:00:00
Committee Kincardine and Mearns Area Committee
Title Item 8 - School Counselling Service Close
Description Councillor Evison advised that she had a connection to Item 8, because of her work with COSLA but remained during its consideration.
Date 30/01/2020
Meeting Meeting 30/01/2020 10:15:00
Committee Education and Children`s Services Committee (from 27 January 2017)
  http://committees.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/committees.aspx?commid=494&meetid=19406
Title Item 12 - Members’ Expenses Relating to CoSLA Business Close
Description As President of CoSLA but having applied the objective test concluded the interest to be remote and insignificant and would remain and participate
Date 26/09/2019
Meeting Meeting 26/09/2019 10:15:00
Committee Aberdeenshire Council
  http://committees.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/committees.aspx?commid=1&meetid=19374
Title Item 14 - Climate Change Emergency Close
Description Due to her position as President of COSLA. Remote and insignificant so would take part.
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 18 - Response to Consultation – Scottish Local Government International Engagement Close
Description Due to her position as President of COSLA. Remote and insignificant so would take part.
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 No 05, Area Committee Budget 2019-20. Close
Description As she has family involvement with the rugby club, having applied the objective test would withdraw and not take part in the decision or discussion of that particular application.
Date 11/06/2019
Meeting Meeting 11/06/2019 10:00:00
Committee Kincardine and Mearns Area Committee
Title 16. Education and Children’s Services Supplementary Work Plan Close
Description The Councillor is the Chair of the Improvement Service Board and left the meeting
Date 30/05/2019
Meeting Meeting 30/05/2019 10:15:00
Committee Education and Children`s Services Committee (from 27 January 2017)
  http://committeesinternal.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/committees.aspx?commid=494&meetid=19402
Title 7. Local Government Benchmarking Framework Thematic Report 2018 – Children and Young People Close
Description The Councillor is the Chair of the Improvement Service Board but remained during its consideration
Date 30/05/2019
Meeting Meeting 30/05/2019 10:15:00
Committee Education and Children`s Services Committee (from 27 January 2017)
  http://committeesinternal.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/committees.aspx?commid=494&meetid=19402
Title 9. Energy from Waste Inter Authority Agreement 3 (IAA3) and Contract Award Close
Description As a consultative member of the Aberdeen Trade Union Council and having applied the objective test considered the interest to be so remote and insignificant would remain in the meeting
Date 07/03/2019
Meeting Meeting 07/03/2019 10:15:00
Committee Aberdeenshire Council
  http://committees.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/committees.aspx?commid=1&meetid=19070
Title 3. Medium Term Financial Strategy Close
Description As President of CoSLA but having applied the objective test concluded the interest to be so remote and insignificant that she would remain and participate
Date 14/02/2019
Meeting Meeting 14/02/2019 10:15:00
Committee Aberdeenshire Council
  http://committeesinternal.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/committees.aspx?commid=1&meetid=19069
Title 5. Capital Plan 2019 - 2034 Close
Description As President of CoSLA but having applied the objective test concluded the interest to be so remote and insignificant that she would remain and participate
Date 14/02/2019
Meeting Meeting 14/02/2019 10:15:00
Committee Aberdeenshire Council
  http://committeesinternal.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/committees.aspx?commid=1&meetid=19069
Title 4. Revenue Budget 2019 - 2024 Close
Description As President of CoSLA but having applied the objective test concluded the interest to be so remote and insignificant that she would remain and participate
Date 14/02/2019
Meeting Meeting 14/02/2019 10:15:00
Committee Aberdeenshire Council
  http://committeesinternal.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/committees.aspx?commid=1&meetid=19069
Title 4. Universal Credit Full Service Close
Description As the Council representative on the Citizen Advice Bureau, Councillor Evison indicated that she had applied the objective test and would continue to take part in considering the item.
Date 12/02/2019
Meeting Meeting 12/02/2019 11:00:00
Committee Kincardine and Mearns Area Committee
Title 8. UNISON Ethical Care Charter Close
Description The Councillor is a consultative member of Aberdeen Trade Union Council - having applied the objective test considered the interests to be so remote and insignificant would remain in the meeting;
Date 17/01/2019
Meeting Meeting 17/01/2019 10:15:00
Committee Aberdeenshire Council
  http://committees.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/committees.aspx?commid=1&meetid=19068
Title 10. Local Governance Review – Aberdeenshire Council response Close
Description The Councillor as President of CoSLA and having applied the objective test considered the interests to be so remote and insignificant would remain in the meeting;
Date 17/01/2019
Meeting Meeting 17/01/2019 10:15:00
Committee Aberdeenshire Council
  http://committees.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/committees.aspx?commid=1&meetid=19068
Title Item 7 - Northern Alliance - Regional Improvement (Phase 2) Plan Progress Update Close
Description As president of COSLA. She remained and rook part in the item, as she considered the interest was not clear and substantial
Date 06/12/2018
Meeting Meeting 06/12/2018 10:15:00
Committee Education and Children`s Services Committee (from 27 January 2017)
  http://committees.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/committees.aspx?commid=494&meetid=19042
Title Item 7 - Medium Term Financial Strategy Close
Description Cllr Evison as President of CoSLA and, having applied the objective test, considered the interest to be so remote and insignificant would remain and participate in the meeting; and
Date 22/11/2018
Meeting Meeting 22/11/2018 10:15:00
Committee Aberdeenshire Council
  http://committees.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/committees.aspx?commid=1&meetid=19067
Title Item 10 - Appointment to CoSLA (Convention of Scottish Local Authorities) Themed Board. Close
Description Cllr Evison as President of CoSLA and, having applied the objective test, considered the interest to be so remote and insignificant would remain and participate in the meeting;
Date 22/11/2018
Meeting Meeting 22/11/2018 10:15:00
Committee Aberdeenshire Council
  http://committees.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/committees.aspx?commid=1&meetid=19067
Title APP/2018/1174 Full Planning Permission For Change of Use from Class 2 (Financial, Professional and Other Services) to Class 10 (Non-Residential Institution) Childcare Business at NHS Grampian, Unit 12-13, The Green, Portlethen, Aberdeenshire, AB12 4UN Close
Description A member of the Bourtree Playgroup had made contact but the planning application was never discussed. Having applied the objective test concluded that statement 4 was appropriate, therefore, she would remain in the chamber to determine the item
Date 25/09/2018
Meeting Meeting 25/09/2018 09:30:00
Committee Kincardine and Mearns Area Committee
Title Item 6 Area Committee Budget 2018/2019. Close
Description By virtue of being a member of the Arbuthnott, Bervie and Kinneff Parish Church, having applied the objective test conclude that statement 1 was appropriate and would take no part in determination of the item.
Date 04/09/2018
Meeting Meeting 04/09/2018 09:30:00
Committee Kincardine and Mearns Area Committee
Title Items 5 and 11 Close
Description By virtue of her involvement in Local Government Work and as President of COSLA. Having applied the objective test she considered the interest to be remote and insignificant and continued to participate in the meeting.
Date 30/08/2018
Meeting Meeting 30/08/2018 10:15:00
Committee Education and Children`s Services Committee (from 27 January 2017)
  http://committees.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/committees.aspx?commid=494&meetid=19040
Title Item 4 - Planning Application APP/2017/3238 - Land to the West of Wood of Middleton, Rothienorman Close
Description By virtue of being involved in the original consultation and having applied the objective test she had concluded the interest to be remote and insignificant. Therefore she would remain and participate in the meeting.
Date 26/04/2018
Meeting Meeting 26/04/2018 10:15:00
Committee Aberdeenshire Council
  http://committees.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/committees.aspx?commid=1&meetid=18736
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 (4) Universal Credit - Full Service in Kincardine and Mearns Close
Description As she was a representative of CAB. Having applied the objective test the connection was not considered to be significant enough to deter taking part in discussion and determination of the item.
Date 27/02/2018
Committee Kincardine and Mearns Area Committee
Title Items 3 -8 Close
Description Citing her positions as chair of the Improvement Service, President of CoSLA, Council link to Kincardine & Mearns CAB and member of Dementia Friendly Portlethen and member of Unite. She remained and took part in the items in question as her interests were remote and significant.
Date 08/02/2018
Meeting Meeting 08/02/2018 10:15:00
Committee Aberdeenshire Council
  http://committees.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/committees.aspx?commid=1&meetid=18734
Title Item 12 - Proposals for Changes to the Governance of Education Close
Description as President of COSLA
Date 01/02/2018
Meeting Meeting 01/02/2018 10:15:00
Committee Education and Children`s Services Committee (from 27 January 2017)
  http://committees.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/committees.aspx?commid=494&meetid=18749
Title Item 4 - Kincardine and Mearns Area Committee Budget Close
Description As a member of the Portlethen Men Shed and would take no part in the discussion or determination of the item
Date 03/10/2017
Meeting Meeting 03/10/2017 08:30:00
Committee Kincardine and Mearns Area Committee
Title Item 8 - Chief Social Work Officer Annual Report 2016/17 Close
Description As one of the Council`s Champions in respect of looked after children. Continued to participate in the meeting.
Date 31/08/2017
Meeting Meeting 31/08/2017 10:15:00
Committee Education and Children`s Services Committee (from 27 January 2017)
  http://committees.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/committees.aspx?commid=494&meetid=18746
Title Item 7 - Programme for Walking, Cycling and Safety Initiatives Close
Description Councillor Evison was a founding member of Dementia Friendly Portlethen but did not consider this significant enough to prohibit taking part in the determination of the item.
Date 22/08/2017
Meeting Meeting 22/08/2017 09:30:00
Committee Kincardine and Mearns Area Committee
Title Item 11a - Full Planning Permission for Erection of Dwellinghouse, Detached Garage, Biomass Shed and Storage Building, Formation of Vehicular Access at Site to the South West of Cookney Ridge, Netherley, Stonehaven. Close
Description Two people who had submitted representations to the application had been involved in Councillor Evison`s election team therefore she would take no part in the determination of the planning application.
Date 22/08/2017
Meeting Meeting 22/08/2017 09:30:00
Committee Kincardine and Mearns Area Committee
Title Item 7 - UNISON Ethical Care Charter Close
Description Councillor Evison declared an interest in Item 7 as member of UNISON but remained in the meeting.
Date 27/04/2017
Meeting Meeting 27/04/2017 10:15:00
Committee Aberdeenshire Council
  http://committees.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/committees.aspx?commid=1&meetid=18346
Title Item 8(B) Planning Applications for Determination Close
Description Would take no part in discussion or determination of the item as she was a Portlethen Church Member and had been contacted by the Applicant
Date 17/02/2017
Meeting Meeting 17/01/2017 09:30:00
Committee Kincardine and Mearns Area Committee
Title Item 9 (J) Planning Applications for Determination Close
Description As A Trustee of Kincardineshire Educational Trustee, and interest had been shown in neighbouring land to this site under the control of Kincardineshire Educational Trust would take no part in determination of the item.
Date 15/11/2016
Committee Kincardine and Mearns Area Committee
Title Item 18 - City Region Deal State Aid Close
Description As a substitute member of ONE Board
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 4 - Area Committee Budget 2016/2017. Close
Description As she provides support to the Portlethen men’s shed but not consider this enough to preclude her from taking part.
Date 20/09/2016
Committee Kincardine and Mearns Area Committee