The Cabinet

The Cabinet consists of 10 Councillors and is chaired by the Council Leader.  Each Member has a specific portfolio of responsibilities for areas within the Council’s services.

Forward work programme

The Cabinet’s forward work programme is issued every quarter to give prior notice of the items which will be discussed and decided by the Cabinet. This is a  ‘live’ document and items are added regularly as and when the need arises.

Cabinet programmes and meetings

The programmes consists of reports and appendices regarding the items which will be discussed in the meetings.

The programmes are also available from Siop Gwynedd, Caernarfon 5 working days before the date of the meeting.

Cabinet meetings are open to the public and to members of the press (except for exempt items). You can also view the meeting live or view other archived Cabinet meetings

Decision notices

There are 2 types of decision notices:

Cabinet members 

Cabinet Members
Cabinet Member HolderContent 


Strategic Leadership


Dyfrig Siencyn Strategic Leadership.

Deputy Leader

Corporate Support

Mair Rowlands Corporate Support, Corporate Governance and Legal Services.
Children and Young People Dilwyn Morgan Children and Young People.
Adults, Health and Wellbeing Gareth Roberts Adults, Health and Wellbeing (excluding Housing), Relationship with the Health Service.
Education Gareth Thomas Education and Schools.
Housing, Leisure and Culture Craig ab Iago Youth, Leisure, Archives, Arts and Museums, Libraries and Housing Services.
Environment Dafydd Meurig Environment.
Finance Peredur Jenkins Finance, Information Technology.

Economic Development

Ioan Thomas North Wales Growth Strategy, Business Support, Tourism, Community Regeneration, Strategic Projects, Maritime.
Highways and Municipal Gareth Griffith Highways and Municipal, Consultancy, Trunk-road Agency.