Councillors' allowances and expenses

Councillors' allowances and expenses

Each councillor receives a flat rate payment of £6,050 plus additional responsibility payments, which are allocated to the Leader of the Council, Chairman of the Council and chairs of committees.

Individual allowances exclude travel and subsistence and not all councillors claim the full amount. The total payments made in the year 2017/18 were £259,904

In addition, travel and subsistence payments were £11,801

Further information

You can download full details of all Councillor's allowances and expenses from the links here;