Members' Allowances

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

Summaries of the allowances and expenses claimed by members at South Somerset District Council can be viewed below:

Councillor Allowances 2015-16

Councillor Allowances 2014-15

Councillor Allowances 2013-14

Councillor Allowances 2012-13

Councillor Allowances 2011-12

Councillor Allowances 2010-11

Councillor Allowances 2009-10

Councillor Allowances 2008-09

Councillor Allowances 2007-08

Councillor Allowances 2006-07