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Sarah Williams 

County Councillor for Aber-craf and Ystradgynlais

They are a Welsh Labour Group councillor. They ran at the last election as a Welsh Labour candidate.

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


  Allowances

The allowances paid to Sarah Williams 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.

# 2017/18 2018/19 2019/20 2020/21 2021/22
Sarah Williams £13,845.88 £13,672.01 £13,976.27 £14,217.96 £14,367.96

Source: https://en.powys.gov.uk/article/5780/View-councillors-allowances-and-expenses

  Attendance 76.9%

The attendance record for Sarah Williams since 1st May 2022 is displayed below.

76.9%

Present as expected

10 sessions out of 13

15.4%

Absent with apologies given

2 sessions out of 13

7.7%

Absent without apologies given

1 sessions out of 13

23.1%

Total absence

3 sessions out of 13

Source: https://powys.moderngov.co.uk/mgAttendance.aspx?XXR=0&DR=01%2f05%2f2022-09%2f05%2f2027&ACT=Go&UID=133

  Election Results

The 2022 local government election results for Sarah Williams are displayed below.

Name Party No. of Votes Elected?
Abberley, Yvonne  Welsh Conservatives 130
Anderson, Graham  Welsh Conservatives 117
Davies, Tristan  Independent 370
Horrell, Justin  Plaid Cymru 314
Williams, Hugo  Welsh Labour 924
Williams, Sarah  Welsh Labour 682
  Council Tax £1,837.10

For the previous 5 years, the voting record of Sarah Williams on Council Tax setting is displayed below.

# 2018/19 2019/20 2020/21 2021/22 2022/23 2023/24
County Council Tax Change (%) +5% +9.5% +4.8% +2.9% +3.39% +5.0%
Sarah Williams Against Against DNV DNV DNV For

Source: Powys County Council Voting Results - Council Tax Resolution / Charges by Area 2012-2022

  Recent Votes

Recent votes on motions or resolutions by Sarah Williams are displayed below.

Motion Date Result Vote
Council Tax Resolution for 2023/24 02/03/2023 Passed For
Pay Policy Statement for 2023/24 02/03/2023 Passed For
Language Proposal 2023 (As Amended) 02/03/2023 Passed For
Language Proposal 2023 (Amendment 2) 02/03/2023 Passed For
Corporate and Strategic Equality Plan 23/02/2023 Passed For
Constitution – Section 4 - Speaking on Motions 23/02/2023 Passed For
Budget 2023 - Medium Term Financial Strategy 23/02/2023 Passed For
Budget 2023 - Council Tax 5% 23/02/2023 Passed For
Budget 2023 - Fees and Charges 23/02/2023 Passed For
Budget 2023 - Other 23/02/2023 Passed For
Revenue Virement - Highways Savings 08/12/2022 Passed For
Commit to serve good quality meat and dairy products (As Amended) 08/12/2022 Passed For
Fair's fare on Powys energy and water resources 08/12/2022 Passed For
Powys Schools 08/12/2022 Passed DNV
Commit to serve good quality meat and dairy products (Amendment) 08/12/2022 Passed For
Suspend standing orders 08/12/2022 Not Passed Against
Air Ambulance 13/10/2022 Passed For
School Transport 13/10/2022 Passed For
Drainage and Flooding 13/10/2022 Passed For
Nature Emergency 13/10/2022 Passed For
Annual Self-Assessment Report 21-22 22/07/2022 Passed DNV
Newtown Town Council 22/07/2022 Passed DNV
School Closures 22/07/2022 Not Passed DNV
Rural Fuel Duty Relief scheme 22/07/2022 Passed DNV
Dydd Gwyl Dewi (As Amended) 22/07/2022 Passed DNV
Dydd Gwyl Dewi (Amendment) 22/07/2022 Passed DNV

Source: https://spotlightpowys.wales/votes-at-pcc