Become a governor

Our Council of Governors is the voice of the people in helping to shape our services and it plays a vital role in our governance structure.

If you want to stand for election then we hope you will find all the information you need here on our website.

There are a number of useful documents that you might like to read if you are thinking of standing for election which you can find on our Governor Zone page. These are:

  • information about being a governor
  • governor role description
  • frequently asked questions.

You might also like to look at the biographical details of our current governors.

Elections 2018

Our spring elections for our Council of Governors starts on Thursday 1 March.

Read the Notice of Election for our spring 2018 Council of Governors elections


More information

Please visit our Governor Zone for more information on being a governor and running for election.

Should you need any further information about becoming a governor, you can contact Cath Hill, Head of Corporate Governance, on 0113 85 55930, or email