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Councillors' allowances

Councillors' allowances for 2019-2020

Table 1

Record of councillors' and Committee Members' allowances funded by council relating to the period 2019-2020.

The following records allowances for 2019-20, paid under Part 3 of the Local Government Finance Act (NI) 2011 and the Local Government (Payments to Councillors) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2012 and the Local Government (Payments to Councillors) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2019. (2019 Regulations came into operation from 1 October 2019 and revoked the 2012 Regulations from that date). Allowances paid directly to councillors by other bodies, such as by Policing and Community Support Services, which are not made under this legislation are not included, even where councillors are representing the council.

                    Records travel and subsistence expenditure paid to councillor and incurred by council on behalf of councillor     
No. Initials Surname

Dates of office
(to be completed if not councillor for full year (01/06/2019 to 30/09/2019) 

Basic allowance £

Special Responsibility allowance ​£

Chairperson/ Mayor allowance ​£

Vice Chairperson/ Deputy Mayor allowance
​£

Total personal allowances​£

Mileage allowance

​£

Public transport and
other travel Incidentals

​£

Subsistence
(including accommodation)

​£

Total travel and subsistence

​£

Dependants' Carers Allowance

​£

1 D Armitage to 06/05/2019 1,412  - - - 1,412 - - - 0 -
2 T Attwood to 06/05/2019 1,412 416 - - 1,828 13 - - 13 -
3 D Baker   14,984 - 10,010 - 24,994 156 887 227 1,270 -
4 S Baker from 07/05/2019 13,572 5,005 - - 18,577 52 - - 52 -
5 C Beattie   14,984 5,565     20,549 205 - - 205 -
6 C Black   14,984 2,502 - - 17,487 - - - - -
7 D Boyle to 06/05/2019 1,412 - - - 1,412 8 - - 8 -
8 D Brooks from 07/05/2019 13,572 2,502 - - 16,074 - - - - -
9 D Browne to 06/05/2019 1,412 416 - - 1,828 13 - - 13 -
10 J Bunting to 06/05/2019 1,412 - - - 1,412 - - - - -
11 S Bunting from 07/05/2019 13,572 - - - 13,572 - - - - -
12 M Campbell to 06/05/2019 1,412 298   - 1,711 - - - - -
13 C Canavan   14,984 - - - 14,984 262     262 -
14 A Carson   14,984 5,303     20,288 313     313 -
15 M Clarke to 06/05/2019 1,412 - - - 1,412 - - - - -
16 F Cobain from 07/05/2019 13,572 - - - 13,572 457 - - 457 -
17 M Collins from 07/05/2019 14,984 - - - 14,984 - - - - -
18 MJ Collins   13,572 5,005 - - 18,577 - - - - -
19 P Convery to 06/05/2019 1,412 - - - 1,412 - - - - -
20 S Copeland   14,984 3,004 - - 17,989 529 - - 529 -
21 S Corr   14,984 - - - 14,984 69 - - 69 -
22 JA Corr-Johnston to 06/05/2019 1,412 - - - 1,412 - - - - -
23 G Craig to 06/05/2019 1,412 - - - 1,412 - - - - -
24 S de Faoite from 07/05/2019 13,572 5,005 - - 18,577 - 393 1,118 1,511 -
25 M Donnelly from 07/05/2019 13,572 - - - 13,572 170 - - 170 -
26 G Dorrian   14,984 4,882 - - 19,867 163 - - 163 -
27 J Dudgeon to 06/05/2019 1,412 298 - - 1,711 39 - - 39 -
28 F Ferguson from 07/05/2019 13,572 3,126 - - 16,698 - - - - -
29 J Finucane 07/05/2019 to 13/12/19 9,035 - 19,458 - 28,493   618 1,355 1,973 -
30 A Flynn from 07/05/2019 13,572 1,415 - - 14,987   393 1,118 1,511 -
31 M Garrett    14,984 1,290 - - 16,274 573 - - 573 -
32 J Gormley 14/01/20 to 3,241   - - 3,241 - - - - -
33 A Graham to 06/01/20 1,412 298 - - 1,711 - - - - -
34 D Graham 07/05/2019 to 20/03/20 13,126 2,417 - - 15,543 - - - - -
35 A Groogan from 07/05/2019 13,572 - - - 13,572 - - - - -
36 E Groves   14,984 - - - 14,984 - - - - -
37 T Haire    14,984 298 - - 15,283 187   - 187 -
38 E Hanvey from 07/05/2019 13,572 - - - 13,572 - 393 1,118 1,511 -
39 D Hargey to 09/01/20 11,541 3,648 4,865   20,054 - 682 1,808 2,490 -
40 B Heading   14,984 2,546 - - 17,530 - - - - -
41 C Howard   14,984 2,502 - - 17,487 - - - - -
42 J Hussey   14,984 2,801 - - 17,785 522 - - 522 -
43 B Hutchinson   14,984 3,353 - - 18,337 146 393 1,146 1,685  
44 P Johnston to 06/05/2019 1,412 612 - - 2,024 99 - - 99 -
45 M Kelly  from 07/05/2019 13,572 - - - 13,572 - - - - -
46 T Kelly  from 07/05/2019 13,572 2,502 - - 16,074 - - - - -
47 B Kingston  - 14,984 4,350 - - 19,334 173 - - 173 -
48 J Kyle    14,984 2,502 - - 17,487 187 - - 187 -
49 M Long   14,984 4,409 - - 19,393 82 - - 82 -
50 D Lyons   14,984 4,102 - - 19,087 - - - - -
51 JJ Magee    14,984 - - - 14,984 - - - - -
52 S Magennis    14,984 - - - 14,984 140     140 -
53 C Maskey  from 06/01/2020 3,565 - - - 3,565 - - - - -
54 N McAllister    14,984 2,801 - - 17,785 - - - - -
55 G McAteer   14,984   - - 14,984 193 332 258 783 -
56 F McCoubrey   14,984 - - - 14,984 416 - - 416 -
57 P McCusker   14,984 298 - - 15,283 - - - - -
58 E McDonough-Brown   14,984 - - 874 15,858 - - - - -
59 C McGimpsey to 06/05/2019 1,412 - - - 1,412 - - - - -
60 G McKeown from 07/05/2019 13,572 - - - 13,572 111 - - 111 -
61 R McLaughlin from 07/05/2019 13,572 2,502 - - 16,074 - 393 1,118 1,511 -
62 R McMullan from 07/05/2019 13,572 - - - 13,572 - - - - -
63 P McReynolds   14,984 - - 5,376 20,361 146 - - 146  
64 G Milne to 06/05/2019 1,412 - - - 1,412 - - -    
65 S Mulholland   14,984 2,830 - - 17,814 - - -    
66 K Mullan to 06/05/2019 1,412 - - - 1,412 5 - - 5  
67 R Murphy   14,984 3,479 - - 18,463 - - -    
67 A Newton   14,984 - - - 14,984 12 - - 12  
67 O Nic Biorna to 06/05/2019 1,412 - - - 1,412 - - - - -
67 K Nicholl   14,984 3,114 - - 18,099 - - - - -
67 M O’Donnell to 06/05/2019 1,412 - - - 1,412 - - - - -
67 M O'Hara from 07/05/2019 13,572 3,247 - - 16,819 - - - - -
67 C O'Hara to 06/05/2019 1,412 612 - - 2,024 - - - - -
67 D Pankhurst from 07/05/2019 14,984 - - - 14,984 - - - - -
67 L Patterson to 06/05/2019 1,412 298 - - 1,711 8 - - 8 -
67 R Patterson to 06/05/2019 2,214 - - - 2,214 - - - - -
67 L Reynolds to 06/05/2019 1,412 516 - - 1,929 - - - - -
67 J Rodgers   14,984 298 - - 15,283 1,003 - - 1,003 -
67 T Sandford    14,984 - - - 14,984 452 221 431 1,105 -
67 B Smyth from 07/05/2019 13,572 - - - 13,572 - - - - -
67 G Spence   14,984 298 - - 15,283 113 - - 113 -
67 N Verner from 07/05/2019 13,572 - - - 13,572 - - - - -
67 S Walsh    14,984 612 - - 15,596 233 - - 233 -
67 C Whyte from 07/05/2019 13,572 - - - 13,572 - - - - -
Total 898,245 103,281 34,332 6,250 1,042,109 7,249 4,705 9,697 21,651 -
The following amounts were paid to committee members (who are not councillors) in allowances during 2019-2020
 No.      Initials Surname             Mileage allowance £ Public transport and other travel £ Subsistence (including accommodation)
£
Total travel and subsistence £  
1 - -             - - - -  
Total                 - - - -  
Overall total       898,245 103,281 34,332 6,250 1,042,109 7,249 4,705 9,697 21,651 0

Table 2

Record of councillors' support services funded by council for 2019-2020

Support service Amount £  Details
Communications and support 77,901 Laptops, printers, toners and mobile phones
General secretarial services 0  
Courses/conferences/visits (such as registration/joining fees) 1,740 Courses, conferences and study visits
Other costs not covered above (>£1,000 - such as providing business cards, council headed paper) 1,466 Provision of personalised stationery (business cards, headed paper)
Total 81,107  

 

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