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Allowances and expenses

Gedling borough councillors are given a yearly allowance. The amounts for 2021/22 are listed below. For a more detailed breakdown see the useful documents section. For MPs expenses see the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority website.


Councillors Allowances - 2021/22

DescriptionAnnual Amount
Leader of Council £15,045.93
Deputy Leader of the Council £12,036.74
Leader of 2nd Group £5,016.22
Minority Group Leader £457.88
Minority Second Group Leader £313.64
Chair of Committee (Planning + Env & Licensing) £5,266.08
Chair of Committee (Audit + Overview & Scrutiny) £3,761.48
Chair of Committee (JCSC) £1,504.59
Chair of Standards Committee £1,504.59
Mayor's Allowance £5,642.23
Deputy Mayors Allowance £1,880.74
Cabinet Member Allowance £7,522.96
Party Business Manager £4,547.84
Party Business Manager (2nd Group) £4,547.84
Policy Adviser £1,880.74`
Co-Opted Members   £500
Independent person-standards £860
Reserve Independent person-standards £400
Councillor Basic Allowance £4,380.60



Members' Allowances

A list of the most recent annual members' allowances are available here. 

Members' Allowances 2020/21

Members' Allowances 2018/19

Members' Allowances 2017/18

Members' Allowances 2016/17

Members' Allowances 2015/16

Members' Allowances 2014/15

Members' Allowances 2013/14

Members' Allowances 2012/13

Members' Allowances 2011/12

Members' Allowances 2010/11

Gifts and hospitality register

The register of gifts and hospitality for councillors is available below 

Register of Gifts and Hospitality 1/4/19 – 31/3/20

Gifts and Hospitality Register Elected Members Q1 20-21

Gifts and Hospitality Register Elected Members Q2 20-21