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The Independent Remuneration Panel for Wales

Independant Remuneration Panel for Wales

The Independent Remuneration Panel for Wales

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The Independent Remuneration Panel for Wales (IRPW) is responsible for determining the allowances payable to elected members of principal councils, national park authorities, fire and rescue authorities, and community and town councils in Wales.

The Panel was established in 2008 and is independent of central and local government. We have powers to make recommendations on proposed variations to the remuneration of chief executives and chief officers of principal councils in Wales. 

We also consult upon and produce an Annual Report which contains all of our determinations.

Dates of upcoming meetings

2016

  • Wednesday 12 October
  • Thursday 17 November
  • Wednesday 14 and Thursday 15 December

2017

  • Wednesday 11 January 2017

Contact us

  • Email: irpmailbox@wales.gsi.gov.uk 
  • Phone: 02920 80 10 47
  • Post: IRPW Secretariat, Welsh Government, 1st Floor North M05, Cathays Park, Cardiff, CF10 3NQ.

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Each year the Panel must produce an Annual Report which sets out the type and levels of payments that authorities may or must make available to their members and co-opted members.