Under government legislation, our elected members are entitled to receive a remuneration package. The package consists of salary, subsistence, reimbursement of hotel accommodation and travel expenses. A ceiling applies to the rates for non-salary expenditure and are payable only on production of valid receipts.
The information below relates to 2021/2022 financial year and includes salary rates, additional expenditure and information technology costs.
We are also required to provide adequate training for Elected Members to assist them in carrying out their role. A summary of training, development and conferences for the same period financial year is also included.
The cost of councillors' salaries for quarter 1 of 2021/22 was £582,780.96. A breakdown of this figure can be viewed here [58kb].
See also the Training Register [19kb] for 2021/22.
Compare previous summaries for 2012/13 - 2020/21.
Other costs for quarter 1 of 2021/22:
Outside bodies for quarter 1 of 2021/22:
* This data is for information only. Glasgow City Council does not meet these costs.
Chief officers' costs for quarter 1 of 2021/22: