The Independent Remuneration Panel for Wales is responsible for determining the level of payments to elected members of councils, national park authorities and fire and rescue authorities in Wales.

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

The panels produces an annual report which is consulted upon.  The annual report contains all of the determinations of the panel.

Forthcoming meetings

The panel meets on a regular monthly basis.  Meetings have been scheduled for:


  • Friday 25 October
  • Wednesday 20 November
  • Wednesday 11 and Thursday 12 December