Sandgate Parish Councillors 2019-2023

Sandgate is made up of two wards; Village and Valley. Between them they elect 11 Councillors.

Sandgate Councillors – Village Ward (8 Councillors)

Nina Bliss (Member of Library & Resources Ctte)

Robert Bliss (Deputy Chairman)



Michael Fitch (Member of Resources, Environment & Planning Ctte)

Gary Fuller (Member of Environment & Planning Ctte)


Tim Prater (Chairman)

Vannessa Reay (Member of Environment & Planning Ctte)

Tracy Stephens (Member of Resources, Environment & Planning Ctte)

Adrian Watts (Member of Library & Resources Ctte)



Sandgate Councillors – Valley Ward (3 Councillors)

Nabin Siwa (Member of Library & Environment Ctte)


Guy Valentine-Neale (Chair of Planning, Member of Resources Ctte)



Lewis Whitnall (Member of Environment Ctte)


Committees: (*) The Chairman and Vice-Chairman is an ex-officio member of all committees and advisory working groups.

Sub-Committees, Advisory/Working Groups:

  • Land Assets Management (LAM)
  • Beach Advisory Group (BAG)
  • Business & Tourism advisory group
  • Transport and Parking advisory group

Further membership of Advisory/Working Groups will include co-opted members from groups such as the RRRA, Sandgate Society and Beach Management Committee.

Councillors are often representatives for community groups such as the Chichester Hall Committee, Sandgate Society, Sandgate Heritage Trust, Sandgate Community Trust, Sandgate Primary School, Sea Festival Committee, etc.

If you would like to contact your Councillor please use the contact details provided or email the Parish Clerk. Your enquiry will then be passed on to the appropriate Councillor or sub committee.