Bermondsey has 2 wards with a total of 6 councillors. There are 3 seats occupied by Liberal Democrat candidates, and 3 seats occupied by Labour candidates.
Listed below are the elected representatives that represent the people of Bermondsey. Get in touch with them if you have an issue that is affecting you or the area you live in.
- Councillor Stephanie Cryan- Cabinet Member for Housing Management and Modernisation (Labour)
- Councillor Kath Whittam(Labour)
- Councillor Bill Williams (Labour)
- Councillor Nick Johnson - (Liberal Democrat)
- Councillor Jane Salmon - (Liberal Democrat)
- Councillor Dan Whitehead - (Liberal Democrat)
Member of Parliament
Neil Coyle MP
Residents of Rotherhithe are represented at the local level by their councillor. The councillor organises community meetings for members of their ward to discuss issues affecting the local area. Sometimes, your councillor will chair a joint meeting with a neighbouring ward councillor to discuss an issue affecting both wards.
To find out who your councillors are, please check the previous tab 'Councillors & MP'. There is also a link here to the council website where you can check which ward you're in using their interactive map.
Area Multi-ward Forum Meetings
Twice a year, the council hosts a multi-ward meeting for residents across several wards. Rotherhithe is represented at the North-East forum.
These meetings are mainly for funding programmes information, process, and announcement of decisions, including:
In each multi-ward forum, a Councillor will be a community champion and will chair these meetings ensuring these larger meetings operate effectively.
Community Champion: Dora Dixon-Fyle / firstname.lastname@example.org / 07535 932 329
Empowering Communities Development Officer
You can contact the local Development Officer with questions, suggestions and feedback for the council on things like policy, grants, and public spending. You can find their contact details below.
The council also sends a monthly news letter with all the latest information on developments in your area. If you'd like to receive this newsletter, and/ or be alerted to news and events, you can request this with the EC development Officer:
Tel: 020 752 1780