Spotlight Powys

Gareth Ratcliffe 

County Councillor for Hay

They are a Welsh Liberal Democrat Group councillor. They ran at the last election as a Welsh Liberal Democrats candidate.

They served as a councillor during the 2022-2027 term.

Gareth Ratcliffe has special responsibilities - they are the  Chair of the County Council. These responsibilities incur an additional allowance payment.


The allowances paid to Gareth Ratcliffe for the last 5 years is displayed below. The allowances include a basic salary, senior salary (if any), care allowance, working expenses, subsistence and travel. For the full breakdown, please see the Powys County Council website.

# 2018/19 2019/20 2020/21 2021/22 2022/23
Gareth Ratcliffe £13,574.81 £13,904.27 £15,492.39 £17,958.00 £0.00


  Attendance 79.1%

The attendance record for Gareth Ratcliffe since 1st May 2022 is displayed below.


Present as expected

34 sessions out of 43


Absent with apologies given

1 sessions out of 43


Absent without apologies given

6 sessions out of 43


Total absence

7 sessions out of 43


  Election Results

The 2022 local government election results for Gareth Ratcliffe are displayed below.

Name Party No. of Votes % of Vote Elected?