MPs to get 1,300 pay rise

MPs will get a 1 . 8% spend rise for 2018-19, taking their particular overall salary to £ seventy seven, 379 from 1 April, the particular Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority mentioned.

The salary to get chairmen of Commons select committees will also increase by 1 . 8% to £ 15, 509, that is added to their basic salary to be an MP.

This is a bigger increase on the 1 . 4% pay rise MPs got a year ago.

IPSA says it really is in line with its policy of modifying MPs’ pay at the same rate because changes in the public sector wages.

Members of the Scottish Parliament were given a 0. 6% pay out rise to £ 62, 149 a year in December.