Register of interests

Councillor Charlotte Fitzgerald

This register of interests was published on Wednesday, 12th June, 2024, 12.14 pm.

I, Councillor Charlotte Fitzgerald being a Member of East Devon District Council, give notice of those interests which I am required to declare under The Relevant Authorities (Disclosable Pecuniary Interests) Regulations 2012 and East Devon District Council's Code of Conduct. I understand that I must also declare any interest of a 'Partner’ [being my spouse or civil partner, or a person with whom I am living as if we were a married couple or civil partners] on sections 1 to 6 of this form, as defined in the Council's Code of Conduct. I have also declared my Other Registerable Interests on sections 7 – 12 of this form as required by the Code of Conduct.

1. Employment, Office, Trade, Profession or Vocation
Role, description and organisation Partner role, description and organisation
- Investment Manager, Westcott’s, Exeter. Rupert advises the company’s team of Independent Financial Advisors on market movements and supports their service with general, high level investment advice.
2. Sponsorship
Name of Sponsor
3. Contracts for Goods, Works or Services with the Council
Councillor Partner
4. Interests in land in the District Council area
Councillor Partner
Co-Owner, Barton House, Church Hill. Otterton EX97HU Co-Owner, Barton House, Church Hill. Otterton EX97HU
Airbnb host. Part of my home, the above property, can be disconnected from the main house by closing and locking intersecting doors, and has its own entrance, kitchen and bathrooms. Under previous owners it was let on a shorthold tenancy. I let this out on an occasional basis (no more than 60 days per year) as a self-catered holiday let, via AirBnb.
5. Corporate Tenancies: Land leased from East Devon District Council
Councillor Partner
6. Interests in companies and securities
Councillor Partner

Other Registerable Interests

7. Unpaid Directorships
Name of organisation Position
8. Council appointed or nominated representative to body of which you are a member or are in a position of general conrol or management
Body or organisation Position
WEB Advisory Board (Woodbury, Exmouth and Budleigh PCNs) Council appointed representative
9. Membership or in a position of general control or management of any other body exercising functions of a public nature
Name of Organisation Position
10. Membership or in a position of general control or management of any body directed to charitable purposes
Name of Body Position
11. Membership or in a position of general control or management of bodies influencing public opinion or policy
Name of Body
Member, Liberal Democrats (Political Party)
12. Membership of body which might create a conflict in councillor duties
Name of body

I recognise that if I fail to comply with the Code of Conduct for Members of East Devon District Council, or omit any information that should be included in this declaration; give false or misleading information; or do not tell the Council of any changes to this declaration or new interests I acquire, there may be a criminal offence and/or the matter may be referred to the Monitoring Officer for investigation.