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 quarter 1 of the 2022/2023 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 to quarter 1 of 2022/23 was £450,276.73. A breakdown of this figure can be viewed here [101kb].
See also the Training Register [104kb] for 2022/23.
Compare previous summaries for 2017/18 - 2021/22.
Other costs to quarter 1 of 2022/23:
Outside bodies costs to quarter 1 of 2022/23:
* This data is for information only. Glasgow City Council does not meet these costs.
Chief officers' costs to quarter 1 of 2022/23: