Gareth Bacon

London Assembly Member

Party
Conservative
Responsibilities

2014-15

  • Chair of the Regeneration Committee
  • Member of the Audit Panel
  • Member of Budget and Performance Committee
  • Member of Economy Committee
  • Chairman of the London Fire and Emergency Planning Authority (LFEPA) - LFEPA Register of Interests entry
  • Chairman of the London Local Resilience Forum
Constituency
Londonwide
Salary
£55,161
Expenses
Gareth Bacon's Expenses
Register of Members' Interests - Gareth Bacon
Register of Members' Interests - Gareth Bacon
Gifts and Hospitality
Gareth Bacon Gifts and Hospitality

Biography

Gareth Bacon was elected in 2008 as a Londonwide Assembly Member, and is the Mayor’s appointed Chairman of the London Fire and Emergency Planning Authority which oversees the London Fire Brigade.  He is also Chairman of the London Local Resilience Forum which co-ordinates emergency planning in London.

Gareth has been a Councillor in the London Borough of Bexley since 1998, where he represents Longlands Ward. Gareth has previously served as Deputy Leader of the Council, Cabinet Member for Finance & Corporate Services, and as Cabinet Member for Environment & Public Realm.

He comes from a background in the financial recruitment industry and has Bachelors and Masters degrees in politics and government from Kent University.

Gareth is married with one daughter. He is also a keen squash player and a season ticket holder at Manchester United.

Biographical information as supplied by individual Assembly Members.

Contact details:
GLA
City Hall
The Queen's Walk
London SE1 2AA

Telephone: 020 7983 6571
Email: gareth.bacon@london.gov.uk