Councillors are lobbying for a 40 per cent pay rise from the next government due to what they say is a substantial increase in workload, it has emerged
Currently, councillors get a taxable basic payment of €16,565 per year but they are seeking to increase this to €23,188. They also want increased travel and mobile phone expenses and the right to a pension for the first time.
The Association of Irish Local Government (AILG), which represents...
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