Councillor David O'Neill

  • General
  • Election History
  • Party History
  • Ward History
  • Committees
  • Outside Bodies
  • Members Interests
Elected:
04 May 2012
First Elected::
06 April 1995
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Councillor David O’Neill represents the Irvine West ward and served as Leader of North Ayrshire Council for three terms between 1999 and 2012. During his time as a North Ayrshire Councillor, Mr O’Neill has also served as a member of NHS Ayrshire & Arran Health Board and as Vice-Chair of Scottish Enterprise Ayrshire. Prior to local government re-organisation in 1996, he was a Member of Cunninghame District Council and chaired the Environmental Health Committee and the Economic Development Committee.

 

Councillor O’Neill currently sits on the Audit & Scrutiny Committee, the Local Development Plan and the Irvine Locality Planning Partnership.

 

Councillor O’Neill was elected President of the Convention of Scottish Local Authorities (COSLA) in June 2012.

 

He has no sporting interests and spends far too much time engrossed in local and national politics. Councillor O’Neill worked in the knitwear industry for many years and was a director of a small manufacturing company for 12 years.



Surgeries

 

Date Location From Until
1st Saturday of every month Cunninghame House *
Irvine
KA12 8EE
10.00 a.m. 12.00 noon

* Constituents should report to Ground Floor Reception upon arrival

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Election History

Elected:RetiredReason
Thu 6 Apr 1995 Wed 5 May 1999 Re-elected
Thu 6 May 1999 Wed 30 Apr 2003 Re-elected
Thu 1 May 2003 Wed 2 May 2007 Re-elected
Fri 4 May 2007 Wed 2 May 2012 Re-elected
Fri 4 May 2012 Thu 4 May 2017 End of administration term.

Party Representation History

PartyRepresentation FromRepresentation To
Scottish Labour PartyFri 4 May 2012 Thu 4 May 2017

Ward Representation History

WardRepresentation FromRepresentation To
Ward 01 - Irvine WestThu 6 Apr 1995 Wed 5 May 1999
Ward 01 - Irvine WestThu 6 May 1999 Wed 30 Apr 2003
Ward 01 - Irvine WestThu 1 May 2003 Wed 2 May 2007
Ward 01 - Irvine WestThu 3 May 2007 Wed 2 May 2012
Ward 01 - Irvine WestFri 4 May 2012 Thu 4 May 2017

Current Committee Memberships

Not a current member of any Committee.

Past Committee Memberships

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North Ayrshire Council Member16 May 201204 May 2017
Local Development Plan Committee Member16 May 201204 May 2017
North Ayrshire Council (Planning) Member04 May 201204 May 2017
North Ayrshire Council (Planning)(Pre-Determination Hearing) Member04 May 201204 May 2017
Audit and Scrutiny Committee Member14 September 201604 May 2017

Current Outside Body Appointments

Not a current member of any Outside Body.

Past Outside Body Appointments

Personal Register of Interests

Meeting Declarations

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