Councillors' allowances and expenses
Councillors are entitled to receive an allowance for the work they do, and an additional payment for any special responsibilities that they may have. They can also claim expenses and travel costs whilst on approved duties. Download our latest document: councillors' allowances and expenses 2021 to 2022 (CSV)
The current version of the scheme of members’ allowances is contained in our constitution: part five - scheme of members' allowances
The Independent Remuneration Panel on Members’ Allowances made recommendations to Council for a new scheme of allowances in 2019. The amended scheme took effect on 1 April 2020.
Last updated: 20/10/2022 07:22