Elections are held each year for a number of seats on the Council of Governors. To be eligible to stand you must firstly be a member and you can only stand for elections in constituency you are a member of. The minimum age required by the FT Constitution for a member to become a Governor is 16 years of age.


Council of Governors Summer Elections

Would you like to become a Governor at Cheshire and Wirral Partnership NHS Foundation Trust?

Nominations for election to the Council of Governors are now open. 

For more information, please look at the Notice of Election and Governor Handbook. Additional useful documents can be accessed via the Cheshire and Wirral Partnership NHS Foundation Trust election website.

Please note, Nominations will close on Friday 29 July 2022, at 5.00 PM. Elections open on 22 August 2022 and close on 15 September 2022 at 5.00PM.  Results will be declared on Friday 16 September 2022.

How to apply

A nomination form can be completed online via the Cheshire and Wirral Partnership NHS Foundation Trust election website. If you require any assistance with your form, please call 0208 889 9203

More information

For more information about these opportunities and the Council of Governors, please contact the Corporate Affairs Team via Suzanne.christopher@nhs.net or laura.elliot9@nhs.net.  Alternatively, please call 01244 397381.