Payments to George Galloway's staff

Request

  • The total staffing costs, per month, for all the full time staff members, broken down into gross pay, pension and NICs; and

  • The number of full time staff employed at any point during each financial year.


Response

IPSA holds the information that you have requested.

Please find attached at Annex A the total staffing costs incurred by Mr Galloway for full-time members of staff, broken down into gross pay, employer pension and employer national insurance contributions. To clarify, this figure does not include individuals on fixed-term contracts or those employed to work part-time.

Further, please find below the number of individuals working for Mr Galloway (and paid through IPSA’s payroll) who were contracted to work full-time, each financial year. Please note, this figure relates to the number of individuals over the year, and does not represent the number of full-time employees active in the employment of Mr Galloway at any one point in time.

Financial yearNumber of individuals employed full-time
2012-133
2013-142
2013-142

Annex A

MonthEmployer Pension (£)Employer National Insurance (£)Gross Pay (£)Total Costs (£)
Jun-122410.983068.824109.8629589.64
Jul-12791.66834.177916.679542.5
Aug-12791.66834.177916.679542.5
Sep-12791.66834.177916.679542.5
Oct-12791.66834.177916.679542.5
Nov-12791.66834.177916.679542.5
Dec-12613.08587.746130.967331.78
Jan-13541.66575.285416.676533.61
Feb-13541.66575.285416.676533.61
Mar-13541.66575.285416.676533.61
Apr-13541.66575.285416.676533.61
May-13541.66575.285416.676533.61
Jun-13552.50585.5355256663.03
Jul-13547.08578.065470.836595.97
Aug-13547.08578.065470.836595.97
Sep-13547.08578.065470.836595.97
Oct-13547.08578.065470.836595.97
Nov-13547.08578.065470.836595.97
Dec-13547.08578.065470.836595.97
Jan-14547.08578.065470.836595.97
Feb-14547.08578.065470.836595.97
Mar-14547.08578.065470.836595.97
Apr-14547.08578.065470.836595.97
May-14547.08578.065470.836595.97
Jun-14547.08578.065470.836595.97
Jul-14547.08578.065470.836595.97
Aug-14547.08578.065470.836595.97
Sep-14547.08578.065470.836595.97
Oct-14547.08578.065470.836595.97

Ref:
F1415-093
Disclosure:
December 11, 2014
Categories:
MPs' STAFFING
Exemptions Applied: