Councillor Robert Foster

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Councillor Robert Foster
05 May 2017
First Elected::
05 May 2017
Scottish Labour Party
Ward 10 - Irvine South
Member Services
North Ayrshire Council
Cunninghame House
KA12 8EE
Mobile Telephone No:
07976 657587


Councillor Robert Foster was elected as a Labour representative for the Irvine South Ward at the May 2017 Local Government Election.

Councillor Foster is the Cabinet Member for Health and Social Care Partnership and lead member for Poverty.  He is Vice Chair of the Integration Joint Board and is a member of Irvine Locality Partnership.  He sits on the Local Development Plan Committee, Local Review Body, Planning Committee, North Ayrshire Council (Planning) and NAC (Panning) (Pre-Determination Hearing). He is a substitute member for both the Appeals Committee and the Staffing Recruitment Committee. He also represents North Ayrshire Council on COSLA Health and Social Care Board and is a substitute member for both North Ayrshire Outdoor Access Forum and Strathclyde Partnership for Transport.




Note to Constituents: Due to the current COVID-19 outbreak Councillor Foster will not be holding a Surgery until further notice.  He can be contacted via the above mobile number/email address








The Last Thursday of every month

Fullarton Community Hub
Ayr Road
KA12 8DF

5.00pm   5.30pm             
The Last Thursday of every month           

Dreghorn Library
21 Main Street
KA11 4AQ

6.00pm            6.30pm  



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Election History

Fri 5 May 2017  

Party Representation History

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Scottish Labour PartyFri 5 May 2017

Ward Representation History

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Ward 10 - Irvine SouthFri 5 May 2017

Current Committee Memberships

CommitteeRoleJoining Date
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Appeals Committee Substitute Member17 May 2017
Cabinet Member (Health and Social Care (and lead Member for Poverty))17 May 2017
Covid-19: Emergency Governance Member26 July 2017
Integration Joint Board Vice Chairperson17 May 2017
Local Development Plan Committee Member17 May 2017

Past Committee Memberships

Not a past member of any Committee.

Current Outside Body Appointments

Past Outside Body Appointments

Not a past member of any Outside Body.

Personal Register of Interests

Date of NoticeReceipt by Monitoring Officer 
08 May 201723 November 2021 View

Meeting Declarations

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