Upcoming Tribunals

The Panel’s role is to form tribunals to consider whether elected members or co-opted members of county, county borough and community councils, fire and national park authorities in Wales have breached their authority’s statutory code of conduct.

This page sets out a list of upcoming tribunals. Details of the date and the location is provided only for those tribunal hearings where this information has been confirmed. 

Tribunal hearings are usually open to the public to attend. Please contact the Adjudication Panel for Wales by email adjudication.panel@gov.wales 5 working days prior to the hearing date to obtain a link to the hearing. Your request for a link will then be considered and further information provided.

Name: Councillor Jonathan Bishop
Reference number: APW/001/2021-022/CT
Relevant authority: Taff’s Well and Nantgarw Community Council
Nature of allegation: Breach of paragraphs 4(b), 4(c), 6(1)(a), 7(a) and 9(a) of the Council's Code of Conduct.

Hearing: 7, 9, 10 & 11 February 2022, via video platform.

Name:Councillor Gareth Baines
Reference number:APW/003/2021-022/AT
Relevant authority: Wrexham County Borough Council
Nature of allegation: Breach of paragraphs 4(b), 4(c) and 7(a) of the Council’s Code of Conduct.

Hearing: 16 December 2021 via video platform.

Name: Councillor Perry Morgan
Reference number: APW/005/2021-022/CT
Relevant authority: Abertillery and Llanhilleth Community Council
Nature of allegation: Breach of paragraphs 4(a), 4(b), 4(c), 6(1)(a), and 6(2) of the Council’s Code of Conduct.
Hearing: 24 November 2021 & 2 December 2021 at 10:00am via video platform. Third day to be confirmed.

Name: Councillor William Roy Owen
Reference number: APW/006/2021-022/CT
Relevant authority:  Gwynedd Council and Caernarfon Royal Town Council
Nature of allegation: Breach of paragraphs 4(b), 4(c), 6(1)(a), 6(1)(d), 6(2) and 7(a) of the Council’s Code of Conduct.
Hearing: 20 December 2021

The above case will be determined by the Adjudication Panel Wales through written representations.