Councillors' allowances

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Independent Remuneration Panel 2017

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 2017. A copy of the report is available.

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.

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Members Allowances 2017 - 2018
Members Allowances 2016 - 17.pdf
Members Allowances 2015-2016.pdf
Councillors' allowances paid 2014/15
Councillors' allowances paid 2014/15
Councillors' allowances paid 2013/14
Allowances paid to councillors in 2013/14
Councillors' allowances paid 2012/13
Councillors' allowances paid 2011/12
Councillors' allowances paid 2010/11
Councillors' allowances paid 2009/10
Councillors' allowances paid 2008/09
Councillors' allowances paid 2007/08