Richmondshire District Council

Councillors allowances 2021-2022

Councillors' allowances for the last financial year, 2021-2022, have been published. 

Each councillor receives a flat rate £3,052.57 payment plus additional responsibility payments, which are allocated to the council leader and chairman, and chairs of committees.

Individual allowances do not include travel and meals. Not all members claim the full amount. The total amount paid was £94,470.00. Travel and meal payments totalled £1,228.22. No carer's allowance was paid during 2021-2022. 

The council's constitution details the current members' allowances scheme.

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