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Elected Members attendance and allowance

Elected Members fees and allowances are determined by the salaries and allowances tribunal according to band classification for local governments in Western Australia. The City of Perth is classified by the tribunal as a band 1 local government.

At the Ordinary Meeting of Council held 17 May 2016, Council resolved to publish Mayor/Council Member sitting fees, allowances and meeting attendances, as reported in the annual report.
This information is provided below:

Council Member meeting attendance Fee (including Lord Mayor and Deputy Lord Mayor)*  $609 per meeting
Council Member committee attendance fee as prescribed in regulation 30 (3A) of the Local Government Administration Regulations 1996 (including Lord Mayor and Deputy Lord Mayor)*  $305 per meeting
 Lord Mayor allowance  $60,900 per annum