Remuneration Panel - Recommendations on allowances for elected members

The Council has commissioned an Independent Remuneration Panel to consider its Scheme of Allowances for elected Members.  A full copy of the report may be viewed at the Town Hall, Matlock or in the related documents section at the bottom of this page.  The Council will decide on its Scheme of Allowances having regard to the Panel's report on 11 January 2016.

Type of Allowance Recommended allowance 2021/2022
Basic Allowance for all Members £4,628 pa
Leader of the Council £12,024 pa
Deputy Leader of the Council £6,012 pa
Leader - 1st Opposition Group £1617 pa
Leader - 2nd Opposition Group £1,155 pa
Leader - 3rd Opposition Group £1,155 pa
Chairman of Governance and Resources Committee £4,628 pa
Chairman of the Community and Environment Committee £4,628 pa
Chairman of the Planning Committee £4,628 pa
Chairman of the Council £0
Vice Chairman of Council and Vice Chairmen of Committees £0
Chairman of the Licensing and Appeals Committee £1,388 pa
Vice Chairman of the Licensing and Appeals Committee £694 pa
Mileage Rate £0.45 per mile
Child Care and Dependent Carers Allowance £7.20 per hour

Related Documents

Recommendations on allowances for elected members - draft report [PDF 500KB]