Decision details

Members' and Special Responsbility Allowances

Decision Maker: Chief Executive

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No

Purpose:

Council agreed on 11 February 2016 that the Chief Executive be authorised to determine Members' Allowances and Special Responsibility Allowances in future years in consultation with the Independent Remuneration Panel.

Decision:

To determine that for 2019/20 and future years the Members Allowances and Special Responsibility Allowances (SRAs) be :-

Basic Allowance - £7,200

Special Responsibility Allowances to be prorated to the Leader SRA (currently set at £12,000) as follows:
Deputy Leader - 30% of the Leader SRA (£3,600)
Portfolio Holder - 20% of the Leader SRA (£2,400)
Licensing Chairman - 5% of the Leader SRA (£600)
Planning Chairman - 20% of the Leader SRA (£2,400)
Overview and Scrutiny Chairman - 10% of the Leader SRA (£1,200)
Opposition Group Leader - 10% of the Leader SRA (£1,200)
Group Leader - 5% of the Leader SRA (£600)

Alternative options considered:

Option 1 -
Option 2 -
Option 3 -

Publication date: 09/08/2019

Date of decision: 22/05/2019

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