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Councillors' allowances and payments

Councillors are not paid a salary or wages, but they are entitled to claim allowances and expenses to cover some of the costs of carrying out their public duties.

All councillors receive an annual allowance. Certain councillors also receive a special allowance, in recognition of the greater responsibilities attached to the position they hold.

Lewes members' allowances

Details of what the members are entitled to claim are laid out in Part 7 of the Members' Allowances Scheme of the Lewes District Council Constitution, which is available to download below.

Lewes - Members' Allowances - 2019-20

Lewes - Members' Allowances - 2019-20
Summary: Download Lewes District Council - Members' Allowances paid in 2019/2020
File Size: 55KB
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Created: 02 February 2021
Last Modified: 04 March 2021

Eastbourne members' allowances

Details of what the members are entitled to claim are laid out in Part 6 of the Members' Allowances Scheme of the Eastbourne Borough Council Constitution, available to download below: 

Eastbourne - Members' Allowances - 2019-2020

Eastbourne - Members' Allowances - 2019-2020
Summary: Download Eastbourne Borough Council - Members' Allowances paid in 2019/2020
File Size: 55KB
Type: Files / Images
Created: 02 February 2021
Last Modified: 02 February 2021

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