Members' pay, expenses, financial interests and standards
Find out more about financial standards and explore the registers of financial interests for MSs.
The Remuneration Board of the Senedd is the independent body responsible for setting the pay, pensions and allowances of Members of the Senedd and their staff.
Members are entitled to resources to employ staff and run offices in their constituencies so that they can deal with issues and cases raised by the people they represent. Find out more about expenses, allowances, and rules in the Senedd Remuneration Board Determination on Members’ Pay and Allowances.
Section 36 of the Government of Wales Act 2006 and Standing Order 2 require the Senedd to maintain and publish a Register of Members’ Interests.
The Senedd is required to maintain and publish a Record of Members who employ family members. Find out more about guidelines on the employment of family members.
An independent Remuneration Board was established to ensure that MSs have adequate resources to carry out their vital job of representing the people of Wales, holding the Welsh Government to account and making laws for Wales.