Decision details

Appointment of an Independent Remuneration Panel

Decision Maker: Council

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


To appoint an Independent Remuneration Panel (IRP) to review the Members’ Allowances Scheme over a four-year term.


The Managing Director introduced the item, informing Council that it was a requirement that an Independent Renumeration Panel be appointed.


Councillor Lewanski proposed and Councillor Biggs seconded the motion to appoint the members of the panel.


RESOLVED: to appoint Mr John Thompson MBE, Mrs Margaret Waller and Mrs Carmel Briody to the Independent Review Panel in accordance with the Local Government Act 2003 and the Local Authorities (Members Allowances) (England) Regulations 2003 to report and make recommendations on Members’ Allowances.

Contact: Alex Vine, Democratic and Electoral Services Manager Email: Tel: 01737 276067.

Report author: Alex Vine

Publication date: 05/10/2023

Date of decision: 21/09/2023

Decided at meeting: 21/09/2023 - Council

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