Councillor Anthea Dickson

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Councillor Anthea Dickson
05 May 2017
First Elected::
11 December 2008
Scottish National Party (SNP)
Ward 07- Kilbirnie and Beith
Member Services
North Ayrshire Council
Cunninghame House
KA12 8EE
Mobile Telephone No:
07833 402088



Councillor Anthea Dickson was first elected as an SNP representative for Kilbirnie and Beith at a by-election held in December 2008. She held the position of Cabinet Member for Health and Social Care until August 2016 when there was a change of Administration.

Councillor Dickson sits on the Garnock Valley Locality Planning Partnership, the Local Development Plan Committee, North Ayrshire Council (Planning) and NAC (Planning) (Pre-Determination Hearing) and is a member of the Integration Joint Board. She also represents North Ayrshire Council on the Ayrshire Educational Trust, the CPP Safer North Ayrshire Partnership, the Kilbirnie Loch Management Committee and is a substitute member of the Clyde Muirshiel Regional Park Joint Management Committee.  She is the Chair of Community Justice Ayrshire, the Carers Advisory Group and Spiers Trust.

Councillor Dickson was employed as a Commercial Research and Development Manager at the Royal Hospital for Sick Children prior to joining local government. Having trained and worked as an accountant, she has also worked in the field of Clinical Research, in both the pharmaceutical industry and the NHS.


Surgery Details


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








1st Thursday of every month

Kilbirnie Library

Avils Place


KA25 6BL

6.00 pm


7.00 pm

3rd Thursday of every month

Beith Library

39 Main Street


KA15 2AD

5.00 pm


6.00 pm








































































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Election History

Thu 11 Dec 2008 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
Scottish National Party (SNP)Fri 4 May 2012 Thu 4 May 2017
Scottish National Party (SNP)Fri 5 May 2017

Ward Representation History

WardRepresentation FromRepresentation To
Ward 07 - Kilbirnie and BeithThu 11 Dec 2008 Wed 2 May 2012
Ward 07 - Kilbirnie and BeithFri 4 May 2012 Thu 4 May 2017
Ward 07- Kilbirnie and BeithFri 5 May 2017

Current Committee Memberships

Past Committee Memberships

CommitteeRoleJoining DateLeaving Date
 Page 1 of 3, items 1 to 5 of 13.
Integration Joint Board Named Substitute17 May 201728 August 2019
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

Personal Register of Interests

Date of NoticeReceipt by Monitoring Officer 
08 June 201208 November 2021 View

Meeting Declarations

Committee NameMeeting DateNature 
Garnock Valley and West Kilbride Area Committee30 August 2012Non-Pecuniary View
Garnock Valley and West Kilbride Area Committee11 October 2012Non-Pecuniary View
Cabinet06 November 2012Non-Pecuniary View
Cabinet19 March 2013Non-Pecuniary View
Cabinet30 April 2013Pecuniary View
Cabinet27 August 2013Non-Pecuniary View
Cabinet25 September 2013Non-Pecuniary View
Cabinet26 November 2013Non-Pecuniary View
North Ayrshire Council15 June 2016Non-Pecuniary View
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