Councillors' Salaries & Expenses
Councillors are paid for the work they do. Most councillors receive a basic salary of £17,470 each year.
Those who have special responsibilities receive more.
- The Leaders of the Council receive £30,575
- The Provost receives £30,575
- The Leader of the Opposition and the Depute Provost receive £22,281
- The Senior Councillors (Committee Chairs, and Executive Board members with portfolio responsibility) receive £22,281