Councillor Ronnie McNicol

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Councillor Ronnie McNicol
05 May 2017
First Elected::
04 May 2007
Ward 09 - Saltcoats
35 Caledonia Road
KA21 5AJ
Mobile Telephone No:
07920 596492

Councillor Ronnie McNicol was first elected as an Independent representative for the Saltcoats and Stevenston Ward in 2007. Re-Elected in May 2012 and again in May 2017 for the Saltcoats Ward, Councillor McNicol was appointed as Chair of the Licensing Committee and Board.  He also sits on the Planning Committee and Local Review Body, the Local Development Plan Committee and North Ayrshire (Planning) and NAC (Planning) (Pre-Determination Hearing) as well as the Three Towns Locality Planning Partnership.

Councillor McNicol was born and raised in Dumfries and is married with two children.

Before his time in Local Government, Councillor McNicol served 13 years with the Police Force before going on to be the joint owner of the Maxwell Hotel in Galashiels which he sold when he moved to Saltcoats.

Councillor McNicol was also a volunteer speaker for the Children’s Hospice and he enjoys watching all different sporting events.



Constituents wishing to contact Councillor McNicol can do so by:

Mobile Number: 07920 596492



Via Member Services: (01294) 324112/324172



c/o Member Services

1st Floor, Cunninghame House


KA12 8EE

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Election History

Fri 4 May 2007 Wed 2 May 2012 Re-elected
Fri 4 May 2012 Thu 4 May 2017 Re-elected
Fri 5 May 2017  

Party Representation History

PartyRepresentation FromRepresentation To
IndependentFri 4 May 2012 Thu 4 May 2017
IndependentFri 5 May 2017

Ward Representation History

WardRepresentation FromRepresentation To
Ward 04 - Saltcoats and StevenstonFri 4 May 2007 Wed 2 May 2012
Ward 04 - Saltcoats and StevenstonFri 4 May 2012 Thu 4 May 2017
Ward 09 - SaltcoatsFri 5 May 2017

Current Committee Memberships

CommitteeRoleJoining Date
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Covid-19: Emergency Governance Member26 July 2017
Licensing Committee Chairperson17 May 2017
Local Development Plan Committee Member17 May 2017
Local Review Body Member17 May 2017
North Ayrshire Council Member05 May 2017

Past Committee Memberships

CommitteeRoleJoining DateLeaving Date
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North Ayrshire Licensing Board Chairperson16 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
Ardrossan and Arran Saltcoats and Stevenston Area Committee Member16 May 201201 April 2016
Appeals Committee Member16 May 201228 May 2015

Current Outside Body Appointments

Past Outside Body Appointments

Outside BodyJoining DateLeaving Date
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North Ayrshire Municipal Bank 17 May 2017 16 October 2018
North Ayrshire Licensing Board 16 March 2012 04 May 2017
North Ayrshire Municipal Bank 27 June 2012 04 May 2017
North Ayrshire CCTV Limited 27 June 2012 15 October 2015
Ayrshire Valuation Joint Board 08 October 2012 17 June 2015

Personal Register of Interests

Meeting Declarations

Committee NameMeeting DateNature 
Licensing Committee02 November 2016Non-Pecuniary View
Licensing Committee01 November 2017Non-Pecuniary View
Planning Committee17 January 2018Personal View
North Ayrshire Council28 February 2018Non-Pecuniary View
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