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Councillor Liaquat Ali MBE JP

Title: Portfolio Lead Member- Transformation and Commercial Operations

Party: Labour

Ward: High Street

Other councillors representing this Ward:

Surgery details

Second Saturday each month, The Mill, 7-11 Coppermill Lane, E17 7HA, 11am - 12 noon.

Fourth Saturday each month, Walthamstow Central Library, High Street, E17 7JN, 11am - 12 noon.

Cllr Clare Coghill is not available for a surgery slot but is available by arrangement to meet residents through contacting, or telephoning the Leadership Team on 0208 496 6826.

Please note High Street councillors hold regular street surgeries. Please contact them for information.

Contact information

Correspondence address: 
Waltham Forest Town Hall
Forest Road
E17 4JF

Bus. phone:  07875 078329


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Committee appointments

Terms of Office

  • 09/05/1994 - 10/05/1998
  • 11/05/1998 - 05/05/2002
  • 06/05/2002 - 07/05/2006
  • 08/05/2006 - 09/05/2010
  • 10/05/2010 - 25/05/2014
  • 26/05/2014 - 08/05/2018
  • 08/05/2018 -

Additional Information

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Councillor Ali has been granted a dispensation from the requirement to disclose any pecuniary or non-pecuniary interest and to withdraw from participation and voting on any business of the authority relating to its functions in respect of decisions about:

(i)            Housing, where the councillor is a tenant of the authority, provided that the decision does not relate particularly to his/her tenancy or lease;

(ii)          School meals and / or school transport and / or travelling expenses, where the councillor is a parent or guardian of a child in full time education, or is a parent governor of a school, unless it relates particularly to the school which the child attends;

(iii)         Statutory sick pay under Part XI of the Social Security Contributions and Benefits Act 1992, where the councillor is in receipt of, or is entitled to the receipt of, such pay;

(iv)         An allowance, pay or indemnity given to members;

(v)          Any ceremonial honour given to members; and

(vi)         Setting council tax or a precept under the Local Government Finance Act 1992.


This dispensation is to last until the Annual Council Meeting in 2018.


Full details of all dispensations requested are available here.