Electoral Mandate

Number of seats

Gillingham Town Council has seventeen members representing the following five wards within Gillingham and Milton-on-Stour

  • 9 - GILLINGHAM TOWN
  • 2 - HAM
  • 1 - RURAL
  • 1 - MILTON
  • 4 - WYKE

Standing Order number 73 states:

An election will normally be called to fill any vacancies on the Gillingham Town Council. Co-option may only take place immediatley after the local elections or during the last six months of the four year council term.