HC Deb 12 December 1985 vol 88 cc724-5W
Mr. Deakins

asked the Paymaster General what is the annual salary of each member of the Manpower Services Commission; and what expenses were paid to each member in the latest year for which figures are available.

Mr. Kenneth Clarke

Members of the commission are currently paid an annual salary of £673 plus £67.30 for each day worked. Expenses paid to commissioners from 1 April 1984 to 31 March 1985 were as follows:

Miss S. Elkin (resigned January 1985) 50.65
Dr. M. R. Green 307.38
Mr. W. H. Keys 190.30
Mr. J. A. Lawton 808.70
Mr. W. Longden 2,439.56
Sir Norman Payne 196.35

The remaining commissioners received no expenses payments during this period. The salary of the chairman is £52,750 per annum. Expenses of £793 were paid to the chairman during the period 1 April 1984 to 31 March 1985.