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Governor elections

On this page you can find details of our Governor elections

Our Governors play an important role in the governance framework of The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust by attending quarterly Council of Governor meetings and the Annual General Meeting, in which they discuss key issues as well as the strategic direction of the organisation while representing the views of their members.

Governor elections are held where members can stand for election /and vote for the member they would like to join the Council of Governor as their Patient/Carer/Public/Staff representative. 


The Trust has been seeking candidates to stand in the following seats:

  • Public Governor for Kensington and Chelsea 
  • Patient Governor for Elsewhere in London 
  • Staff Governor for Corporate and Support Services

Download Notice of election
Download the Statement of Nominated Candidates

Due to COVID-19 the ballot stage of the election has been postponed and will be run later in the year.


Elections ran from 12 March to 30 May 2019, for various Governor seats. Results can be viewed below:


Elections ran from 8 February to 6 April 2018 for a Public Governor for the Elsewhere in England Constituency. Results can be viewed below:

You must be a member of The Royal Marsden if you would like to stand as a Governor.