Members allowances scheme

The present scheme was adopted in February 2017 following a review of members' allowances by an Independent Remuneration Panel. 

The scheme is outlined below and provides for a Basic Allowance payable to all Councillors together with an allowance for Councillors having Special Responsibility. No Councillor is entitled to receive more than one Special Responsibility Allowance.

Members' Allowances Scheme - pdf

Members' Travel Claim Form - pdf

Members' Allowances 2019-20