Financial Allowances and Member Attendance Information
MAY 2018: Remuneration payments to Town Councillors:
The determinations included in the final report of the Remuneration Panel were considered in detail at the Annual Council meeting on 16th May. Please note that the payments marked compulsory are a requirement under the Independent Remuneration Panel for Wales and MUST be made available.
The following payments are available in the municipal year May 2018 to April 2019:
£150 per year to be paid per Member paid twice yearly in arrears as reimbursement of general expenses, payments to be in October and April unless the Clerk is advised in writing that a Member does not wish to take up all or part of the payment and should be made by the end of September in each Municipal Year (May-April). (Compulsory Payment)
To reimburse the cost of travel expenses incurred for travel on Council business outside the Community Council area.
To refund the cost of care expenses up to the stated cost of £403 per month (Compulsory Payment)
Mayor/Chairman’s Allowance. In 2017/18 this was £1050. In 2018/19 it will be £1100.
Town Councillors are not presently paid any compensation for loss of earnings due to attending Council Meetings.
2017/18 Cllr. J. Wilding - Mayor's Allowance £1050.
2016/17 Cllr. J. Tennant-Eyles - Mayor's Allowance £1000.
Member Attendance at Meetings
For details on the attendance for individual Councillors please see below. Failure to attend meetings for six consecutive months results in automatic disqualification from office unless an extension of the absence has been agreed by full Council prior to the expiry of the six month period.
Member Attendance 2017/18: Click here.
Member Attendance 2016/17: Click here.
Member Attendance 2015/16 : Click here.
Member Attendance 2014/15: Click here.
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