Councillor Shane Moore

Shane Moore
Councillor Shane Moore
  • Ward: Headland & Harbour
  • Party: Hartlepool Independent Union
  • Position: Leader

Contact details

Elected until 2021

Leader of Hartlepool Borough Council

The Leader carries out the following roles:

  • be the political Leader of the Council and act as the Council’s principal public spokesperson;
  • act for the benefit of all the Borough’s citizens and other interested persons and stakeholders;
  • give the overall policy direction to the Council and lead with the Chairs of the Council’s Committees and Sub-Committees, the implementation of policies, budgets and strategies approved by the Council;
  • represent the interests of the Council and its community at regional, national and international levels;
  • be the Chair of the Council’s Finance and Policy Committee;
  • provide policy direction and progress the Council’s corporate objectives with Committee Chairs, the Chief Executive and Chief Officers, the Leaders of other political groups on the Council, partners and other stakeholders;
  • maintain professional working relationships and mutual respect with Members and Officers;
  • attend and participate in such civic and ceremonial functions and duties as determined by Council.


Councillor Shane Moore

Actual attendance

Possible attendance

Appointments Panel 4 4
Children's Services Committee 1 2
Constitution Committee    
Finance & Policy Committee 4 4
Health & Wellbeing Board 2 2
Health & Wellbeing Board (Outbreak Engagement Working Group)  2 3
Council 4 4
Total 17 19
Meetings Attended as a Substitute 2

Chair of Finance and Policy Committee, Member of  Appointments Panel, Children's Services Committee, Civic Honours Committee, Constitution Committee and Chair of Health and Wellbeing Board, Health and Wellbeing Board (Outbreak Engagement Working Group)

Member of North and Coastal Community Forum

Risk Champion (Chair of Finance and Policy Committee)


Shane Moore

Outside body

Frequency of meetings

  North Eastern Inshore Fisheries and Conservation Authority  
  Association of North East Councils - Leaders and Elected Mayor's Group  
  Association of North East Councils - Collaborative Procurement Sub-Group (replaces NEPO appointment)  
  Economic Regeneration and Tourism Forum  
  Thirteen Hartlepool Delivery Board  
  Tees Valley Leaders and Elected Mayor's Group  
  Tees Valley Leaders & Chief Executive's Meeting  
  Local Government Association  
  Safer Hartlepool Partnership  


Standing Advisory Council for Religeous Education (2016 - 2020)


  Tees Valley Combined Authority Board  
  Tees Valley Local Enterprise Partnership Board  
  Local Joint Consultative Committee  
  Durham Tees Valley Airport Consultative Committee  
  Local Joint Consultative Committee Quarterly
  Henry Smith Educational Charity - Term of Office 1 year  
  National Association of Councillors - English Region  
  National Association of Councillors - General Management Committee  
  North East Regional Employers Organisation  

Ward Surgeries

Register of Interests

Declaration of Interests

Declaration of Gifts and Hospitality

Other Councillors for Headland & Harbour

  • Tim Fleming

    Tim Fleming

    Ward: Headland & Harbour

    Party: Hartlepool Independent Union

  • Barbara Ward

    Barbara Ward

    Ward: Headland & Harbour

    Party: Hartlepool Independent Union

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