Local elections: results

Ballots cast in the Woking Borough Council, Surrey County Council and Surrey Police and Crime Commissioner elections are being counted on Friday 7 and Saturday 6 May.

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Coronavirus information

The Civic Offices remain closed to the public. We're continuing to deliver services to the community. For council service updates, national guidance and how to contact us, click the link below.

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Independent remuneration panel

Local authorities are required by the Local Authorities (Members' Allowances) (England) Regulations 2003 to establish and maintain an independent remuneration panel to make recommendations on the level of basic and special responsibility allowances and associated matters that are paid to councillors.

The council has a statutory requirement to review member’s allowances each year. Every three years, the panel meets to undertake a comprehensive review and makes recommendations to the council, which the council must consider before it establishes a new scheme.  

Our independent remuneration panel is made up of three people who represent the business, voluntary and academic sectors.

View the latest panel report