Register of interests

Councillor Brian Hamilton

I, Councillor Brian Hamilton a Member of South Somerset District Council (the 'Council') give notice that I have set out below under the appropriate headings my interests, which I am required to declare under the Council's Code of Conduct. These include any disclosable pecuniary interests under sections 29 to 31 of the Localism Act 2011 and The Relevant Authorities (Disclosable Pecuniary Interests) Regulations 2012, and I have put 'none' where I have no such interests under any heading.

1. Employment, Office, Trade, Profession or Vocation: Disclosure of any employment, office, trade, profession or vocation carried on for profit or gain, including the name of any person or body who employs or has appointed you and that of your spouse/civil partner (or person with whom you are living as such) of which you are aware.
Name of Employer / Trade etc Position or status if applicable e.g employee, self employed.
Retired -
2. Sponsorship: Declaration of any payment or provision of any other financial benefit (other than from the Council) made or provided within the last 12 months in respect of expenses incurred by you carrying out your dutues as a member, or towards your election expenses and that of your spouse/civil partner (or person with whom you are living as such) of which you are aware. (Note: This includes any payment or financial benefit from a trade union.)
Name of person or body making payment or provision of any other financial benefit
Liberal Democrat Party
3. Securities: Details of any beneficial interest in securities of a body which has to your knowledge a place of business or land in the district of South Somerset and either the total amount nominal value of the securities exceeds £25,000 or one hundredth of the total issued share capital, or one hundredth of the toal issued share capital of any class of shares issued and that of your spouse/civil partner (or person with whom you are living as such) of which you are aware.
Name of body or company
None
4. Contracts: Details of any current un-discharged contract made between you, or a body in which you have a beneficial interest, and the Council under which goods or services are to provided or works are to be executed and those of your spouse/civil partner (or person with whom you are living as such) of which you are aware.
Description of Contract
None
5. Land: Details of any beneficial interest (and this includes your house) within the district of South Somerset (excluding any easement, or right in or over land which does not carry the right to occupy or receive income) and that of your spouse/civil partner (or person with whom you are living as such) of which you are aware.
Address/Description of Land (including home address)
9 Greenfylde Close, Ilminster TA19 9FJ
6. Licences: Details of any licence (alone or jointly with others) to occupy land in the district of South Somerset for a month or longer and that of your spouse/civil partner (or person with whom you are living as such) of which you are aware.
Details:
None
7. Corporate Tenancies: Details of any tenancy where to your knowledge, the Council is the landlord and the tenant is a body in which you have a beneficial interest and that of your spouse/civil partner (or person withwhom you are living as such) of which you are aware..
Tenancies:
None
8. Membership of other bodies (part 1 of 4): Details of any body of which you are a member or in a position of general control or management and to which you are appointed or nominated by the Council.
Bodies:
Somerset Health and Wellbeing Board
Joint Scrutiny Panel of the Somerset Waste Board
Ile Youth and Community Centre
The Ilminster Meeting and Arts Centre
The Market Towns Investment Group
9. Membership of other bodies (part 2 of 4): Details of any body exercising functions of a public nature (e.g another local authority) of which you are a member or in a position of general control or management.
Bodies
Ilminster Town Council
Ilminster Town Council Open Spaces Committee
Ilminster Town Council Resources Committee
The Institute of Leadership and Management
10. Membership of other bodies (part 3 of 4); Details of any body directed to charitable purposes of which you are a member or in a position of general control or management.
Charities:
National Trust, English Heritage, Royal Horticultural Society, Union Jack Club
Ilminster Bowling and Tennis Club
Lodge Polkemmet 927 of The Grand Lodge of Scotland
Royal British Legion, Ilminster
11. Membership of other bodies (part 4 of 4): Details of any body, one of whose principal purposes includes the influence of public opinion or policy (including any political party or trade union), of which you are a member or in a position of general control or management.
Bodies
Liberal Democrats
Association of Liberal Democrat Councillors
Royal British Legion
The Local Government Association
12. Disclosure of Gifts and Hospitality: The name of any person from whom you have received a gift or hospitality with an estimated value of at least £25 which you have received in your capacity as a member of the Council
Name of donor and date gift/hospitality received: Reason and nature of gift/hospitality:
None -
13. I have read and understood sections 13a, 13b and 13c (see note 13), and hereby undertake to comply with South Somerset District Council's Code of Conduct.
Signed: Date:
B Hamilton 21 May 2019
B Hamilton 04 June 2020
B Hamilton 30 June 2020
B Hamilton 30 July 2021
B Hamilton 13 May 2022