Date: 3rd June 2013
Our Ref: FOI 13 12529
Dear Mr Robertson Freedom of Information Request
I refer to your Freedom of Information Request received on 7th May 2013
Your request asked for the following information: Your Request
Would you please provide me with information in connection with all payments made to the
Chair of the Board and Vice Chair over the past 12 months to date?
These payments could have been paid direct in to the bank accounts of the above, or paid
by cheque to each of the above or paid in cash to each of the above.
These payments could be-
Expenses, Benefits in kind, One off payments, Disbursements, Miscellaneous
We can confirm the following information with regards your request above.
On 10th July 2012 the South Tyneside Homes Board agreed the payment of Chair and
Vice-Chair expenses as follows:
Chair - £9,635 per annum
Vice-Chair - £7,226 per annum
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