Section 245 (6) of the Local Government Act 1972 gives Parish Councils the power by resolution to give themselves the title of Town Council and the Chairman of the Town Council the title of Town Mayor.

At the Annual Council Meeting on Monday 23rd May 2016 members RESOLVED to change the title of the Chairman of the Town Council to Town Mayor

Town Mayor of Canvey Island
2019-20 – Town Mayor

Cllr Alan Acott

Deputy Town Mayor of Canvey Island
2019-20 – Deputy Town Mayor

Cllr Barry Palmer

Past Town Mayor

Cllr Martin Tucker – 2016/17
Cllr John Anderson – 2017/18
Cllr Barry Campagna – 2018/19

Past Deputy Town Mayor

Cllr John Anderson – 2016/17
Cllr Barry Campagna – 2017/18
Cllr Alan Acott – 2018/19