Councillors' financial interests

Independent Remuneration Panel 2021

The County Council must have regard to the recommendations of the Independent Remuneration Panel when it makes amendments to the scheme of allowances paid to councillors. The Independent Remuneration Panel did a review and submitted its report for 2021.

Independent Remuneration Panel report

Allowances paid to councillors

The amounts which councillors are entitled to are published each year and form part 6 of our Constitution. It includes

  • the basic allowance for every member
  • expenses for special responsibilities,
  • travel,
  • phones

The documents below show the actual amounts paid to individual councillors in each financial year..


Members Allowances 2021/22

Members Allowances 2020/21

Members Allowances 2019/20

Members Allowances 2018/19

Members Allowances 2017/18

Members Allowances 2016/17

Members Allowances 2015/16

Councillors’ allowances paid 2014/15

Councillors’ allowances paid 2013/14

Councillors’ allowances paid 2012/13

Councillors’ allowances paid 2011/12