The below provides an overview of the issues the Remuneration Board has previously consulted on.

Details of open consultations are also available.

Consultation on draft Determination for the Sixth Assembly

The independent Remuneration Board published proposals for the Determination for the Sixth Assembly, for consultation. The proposals were the final stage of the Board’s complete review of remuneration and financial support for Members. The proposals included no increase in Members’ base pay level, other than annual indexation as per the current arrangements and changes aimed at reducing barriers to standing for election, including arrangements for additional support for Members on parental leave. The consultation closed on 24 March 2020.

Part 1 - Review of the Determination for the Sixth Assembly

The Board consulted on a number of proposals on part one of its review of the Determination for the Sixth Assembly.

Part 2 – Review of the Determination for the Sixth Assembly

On 11 July the Board launched a public consultation on its proposals arising from part two of its Review of the Determination for the Sixth Assembly. The consultation closed on Friday 11 October 2019.

Part 3 – Review of the Determination for the Sixth Assembly

On 30 September the Board launched a public consultation on its proposals arising from part three of its Review of the Determination for the Sixth Assembly.

Annual review of the Determination 2019-20

The Board consulted on a number of provisions within the Determination.

Review of staffing support for Members and the review of the Disciplinary Procedure and Grievance Procedure

The Board consulted on a number of issues raised following its review of staffing support for Members and the Disciplinary and Grievance Procedures.

Flexibility of the allowances with regards to the support for Political Parties Allowance

The Board consulted on a number of issues raised regarding the flexibility of the allowances for Political Parties.

Flexibility of the allowances with regards to individual Members

The Board consulted on a number of issues raised regarding the flexibility of the allowances for Assembly Members.