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Councillors' Allowances

The council is required by law to adopt and publish a scheme of allowances following consideration of recommendations made by an independent panel.

The latest scheme is available in the Constitution.

Each year, the council is required to publish the allowances received by the Mayor and individual councillors.

Allowances for 2019/20 are shown below, or you can view allowances for previous years.

Members' Allowances for 2019-2020

Name Basic (£)  SRA (incl Group Leader) Subsistence and other allowances (£) Travel allowance Total (£) Comments
Dawn Allen-Williamson 6,621.65       6,621.65 Elected 2019 from 07/05/19
Sohail Bashir 7,353.00 1087.17     8,440.17 Chair of Budget Panel to 21/05/2019
Nigel Bell 7,353.00 999.96     8,352.96 Group Leader of Labour Group
Stephen Bolton 7,353.00 4,135.44     11,488.44 Cabinet member without portfolio to 21/05/2019
Licensing Committee chair from 15/10/2019
Stephen Cavinder 717.02 788.73     1,505.75 Retired 06/05/2019
Chair of Outsourced Services Scrutiny Panel to 06/05/2019
Karen Collett 7,353.00 13,755.79     21,108.79 Group Leader of Liberal Democrat Group and Portfolio Holder
Jackie Connal 717.02       717.02 Retired 06/05/2019
Keith Crout 7,353.00       7,353.00  
Jagtar Singh Dhindsa 7,353.00 2,933.77     10,286.77 Vice Chair of Overview and Scrutiny Committee
Aga Dychton 7,353.00   91.00   7,444.00  
Favour Ezeifedi 6,621.65   *330.75   6,952.40 Elected 2019 from 07/05/19
*Dependency allowance claimed
Joe Fahmy 2,996.66 3,296.23     6,292.89 Retired: 27/08/19
Chair of Licensing Committee
Amanda Grimston 7,353.00 6,979.68     14,332.68 Chair of Overview and Scrutiny Committee from 21/05/19
Imran Hamid 7,353.00       7,353.00  
Kareen Hastrick 7,353.00 1,087.17     8,440.17 Chair of Overview and Scrutiny Committee to 21/5/19
Mark Hofman 7,353.00       7,353.00  
Peter Jeffree 7,353.00 8,066.85     15,419.85 Chair of Development Management Committee
Jane Johnson 7,353.00       7,353.00  
Stephen Johnson 7,353.00 11,001.70     18,354.70 Portfolio Holder
Asif Khan 7,353.00       7,353.00  
Peter Kloss 7,353.00       7,353.00  
Robbie Laird 1,213.50       1,213.50 Retired 06/05/19
Rabi Martins 7,353.00       7,353.00  
Bilqees Mauthoor 7,353.00       7,353.00  
Mo Mills 7,353.00       7,353.00  
Maggie Parker 7,353.00       7,353.00  
Jenny Pattinson 6,621.65       6,621.65 Elected 2019 from 07/05/19
Glen Saffery 7,353.00       7,353.00  
Derek Scudder 7,353.00 8,066.85     15,419.85 Chair of Audit Committee
Nasreen Shah 7,353.00       7,353.00  
Iain Sharpe 7,353.00 11,001.70     18,354.70 Portfolio Holder
Richard Smith 7,353.00       7,353.00  
Bill Stanton 3,419.54       3,419.54 Elected 2019 from 14/10/19
Nikki Steele 717.02       717.02 Retired 06/05/19
Jessica Stiff 6,621.65       6,621.65 Elected 2019 from 07/05/19
Ian Stotesbury 7,353.00       7,353.00  
Peter Taylor 67,052.76     625.04 67,677.80 Elected Mayor
Matt Turmaine 7,353.00 6,979.68     14,332.68 Chair of Finance Scrutiny Committee from 21/05/19
Darren Walford 7,353.00 490.32     7,843.32 Chair of Council Functions Committee paid pro rata
Mark Watkin 7,353.00 11,001.70     18,354.70 Portfolio Holder
Richard Wenham 6,621.65       6,621.65 Elected 2019 from 07/05/19
Tim Williams 7,353.00 11,001.70 50.90 298.80 18,704.40 Portfolio Holder