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 2017

Our spring elections for our Council of Governors started on Wednesday 1 March 2017 and concluded at 5pm on Thursday 16 March 2017. .

Read the Uncontested Report for our 2017 Council of Governors elections.

Read the Notice of Election for our 2017 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