Parish councillors are entitled to submit claims for any expenses incurred for travel to attend meetings on behalf of the Parish Council – please see the expenses policy.
The Parish Council did not pay any expenses to its parish councillors in financial year 2017-18, and non have been claimed yet for 2018-19.
Westbourne Parish Council does not pay allowances to its members.
An earmarked reserve of £250 is set aside each year to support the Chairman of the Parish Council in his activities and is allocated towards activities such as refreshments at the Annual Parish Assembly. If this amount is not spent, it is carried over to the following year and topped up as required.