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Farnham Town Mayor

Male Mayor dressed in Mayoral robes at Mayor Making

Find out about the current Farnham Town Mayor, past Mayors and how to invite the Mayor to your event.

Inviting the Mayor to your event

About the Mayor

Past Mayors

History of the Mayoral role


Mayor of Farnham 2021/22

Councillor Alan Earwaker was elected as the Farnham Town Mayor in May 2021. The Mayoress is Claire Earwaker dos Reis. The Deputy Mayor is Councillor Michaela Wicks.

Find out more about the Mayor of Farnham.

Mayor’s Charities

For his Mayoral year, the Mayor has chosen to support two charities which Waverley Abbey Trust and Farnham Assist

Follow the Mayor

Follow the Mayor on Facebook to find out how he is supporting the local community and his charities.

Inviting the Mayor to your event

To invite the Mayor to visit or to open an event please complete the form online or print off a copy and complete.

About the Mayor

The Mayor acts as an ambassador for Farnham, promoting and upholding the character of the town, supporting community groups and projects.

The Mayor is Farnham’s first citizen. Town councillors elect the Town Mayor annually. The Mayor-making ceremony takes place in early May at the first meeting of the council year. The Mayor is elected to office for one year.

The Town Mayor chairs the Town’s Council meetings and represents the town at civic and ceremonial functions. During the mayoral year, the Mayor will attend around 300 engagements.

Every year the Town Mayor chooses a charity for which he/she wishes to raise funds during the mayoral year.

Past Mayors

Farnham has had a town mayor since 1984. See the list of past Mayors for details about who has held the title.

History of the Mayoral role

The office of Mayor was brought to this country by the Normans in the 11th century and the word ‘Mayor’ derives from the Latin word ‘maior’ meaning greater.

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