Bonus, Allowance and Severance Payments

Reference: 13041

Date Added: Monday, December 23, 2013

Category: Finance

Disclosure Details

Question

 

1. How much money was paid in bonuses, allowances and severance payments of any sort to Police Authority staff in each of 2008-09, 2009-10, 2010-11, 2011-12 and 2012-13?

2. What was the maximum bonus, allowance and severance payment made to any sort of Police Authority staff member in each of 2008-09, 2009-10, 2010-11, 2011-12 and 2012-13?
For the avoidance of doubt, by Police Authority staff I mean the chief executive, chief financial officer etc of the Police Authority itself, not the civilian workers of the police force.

3. How much money has been spent on relocation allowances, private healthcare and car schemes for your force’s chief officers in each of 2010-11, 2011-12 and 2012-13?

4. What is the car scheme for your civilian chief officers ie Director of Resources, Director of Finance etc? Please state if they have access to force fleet vehicles and if so, do they have emergency response equipment (ie ‘blues and twos’) fitted?

 

Answer

 

1. Bonuses – None

Allowances – Essential Car Users Allowance
2008/09 = £1460.00
2009/10 = £2340.00
2010/11 = £2478.00
2011/12 = £2294.00
2012/13 = £1468.00

Severance Payments - None

2. Bonuses – Not applicable

Allowances – Essential Car Users Allowance
2008/09 = £1095.00
2009/10 = £1170.00
2010/11 = £1b.00
2011/12 = £1b.00
2012/13 = £826.00

Severance Payments – Not applicable

3. Relocation Allowances – None

Private Healthcare – None

Car Schemes
2010/11 = £6299.00
2011/12 = £50725.00 (this includes the purchase price of two vehicles for the use of Chief Officers which were owned by the Police Authority and now owned by the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner – Chief Officers do not and will not own these vehicles).
2012/13 = Nil

4. No information is held regarding the car scheme for civilian chief officers, you may wish to contact Gwent Police. Civilian chief officers will have access to fleet vehicles via the car pool system a few of which would have emergency response equipment.