Each year, before making any change to its scheme of councillors' allowances, the council must seek, and take into account, the recommendations of an independent remuneration panel.
A notice outlining the panel’s recommendations and the response of the council is published each year.
Approved Councillor Allowance Scheme
You can read the scheme of allowances for the forthcoming year:
You can also view Councillor Allowance Schemes from previous years.
Payment of allowances
As soon as practicable after the end of the year concerned, the council publishes a list showing the amounts of expenses paid to councillors.
All payments made to members are in accordance with the Councillor Allowance Scheme:
If you have any questions about the allowances that are paid please contact the head of democratic and member services via 01925 443322 or email@example.com.