Decision details

Members Allowances - Appointment of Independent Remuneration Panel

Decision Maker: Council

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


1.         That Council be recommended to appoint

• Lorraine Norris, former Chief Executive of Preston City Council

• Phil Davies, former Elections Manager at Chorley Council

• Diane Gradwell, Chief Executive Officer, Citizens Advice Lancashire West

as members of the Independent Remuneration Panel for a period of three years.

2.         To reappoint Dennis Benson as the Chair of the Panel for the next three years.

3.         That the Panel be requested to consider particularly a new role within the Members Allowances Scheme, to review the annual uprate mechanism and make recommendations on any changes to the Scheme for Council approval.

Report author: Ruth Rimmington

Publication date: 22/09/2023

Date of decision: 19/09/2023

Decided at meeting: 19/09/2023 - Council

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