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Independent remuneration panel

We have set up an independent panel, currently made up of four members of the public, to make recommendations in accordance with the Local Authorities (Members' Allowances) (England) Regulations 2003. The panel is known as the South Lakeland Independent Remuneration Panel (“IRP”).

IRP recommendations for 2017/18

On 15 December 2016 the Council approved the recommendations of the IRP, to take effect from 1 April 2017. Below are the documents relevant to this decision.

IRP report relating to the municipal year 2017/18 (PDF/43KB/8 pages)

Recommended Members’ Allowances Scheme for 2017/18 (PDF/54KB/7 pages)

Table of Comparisons appended to above report (PDF/11KB/1 page)

Public notice of the approval of recommended Members' Allowances Scheme for 2017/18 (PDF/36KB/1 page)

View the current scheme for 2016/17 in part six of the constitution