14 December 2009
MLA OFFICE COST ALLOWANCES AND EXPENSES PUBLISHED
The Northern Ireland Assembly today published MLA Office Cost Allowances and expenses for the second quarter of 2009-10.
The Office Cost Allowance provides funding to MLAs to undertake Assembly and constituency work and includes the cost of running a constituency office and employing staff.
From the end of September 2009 the Assembly has made available detailed information on individual claims by MLAs to improve transparency and public accountability.
Notes to Editors
- Information about individual MLAs can be found on the Northern Ireland Assembly website, archive.niassembly.gov.uk.
- Information about individual MLAs’ Office Cost Allowances and expenses claims will be updated on the Assembly website every quarter.
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Northern Ireland Assembly
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