Parliamentary Salaries Determination 2015

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  • Parliamentary Salaries Determination 2015: revoked (with effect on 1 July 2015 and after expiring on 30 June 2015), on 10 December 2015, by clause 7(b) of the Parliamentary Salaries and Allowances Determination (No 2) 2015 (LI 2015/316).

Schedule Salaries payable under section 8 of Members of Parliament (Remuneration and Services) Act 2013

cl 5(1)

OfficeYearly rate of salary payable on and after 1 July 2014 ($)
Members of the Executive
Prime Minister435,013
Deputy Prime Minister308,519
Each member of the Executive Council who is a Minister of the Crown holding 1 or more portfolios and who is a member of Cabinet272,581
Each member of the Executive Council who is a Minister of the Crown holding 1 or more portfolios, but who is not a member of Cabinet229,740
Each other member of the Executive Council199,893
Each Parliamentary Under-Secretary178,269
Officers of the House of Representatives
Speaker of the House of Representatives272,581
Deputy Speaker192,279
Each Assistant Speaker164,665
Leader of the Opposition
Leader of the Opposition272,581
 
Other party leaders
Each member of Parliament who is the leader of a party—
Base salary164,665
plus
For each additional member of the party in the House of Representatives up to a maximum of 51,959
plus
For each additional member of the party in the House of Representatives over 5 up to a maximum of 231,310
plus
For each additional member of the party in the House of Representatives over 23650
Deputy leaders
Each member of Parliament who is the deputy leader of a party whose members in the House of Representatives number not less than 25—
Base salary189,639
plus
For each additional member of the party in the House of Representatives over 25 up to a maximum of 35650
plus
For each additional member of the party in the House of Representatives over 35 up to a maximum of 45376
Whips
In respect of each party whose members in the House of Representatives number not less than 4—
One Whip
Base salary164,665
plus
For each member of the party in the House of Representatives over 6 up to a maximum of 241,310
plus
For each member of the party in the House of Representatives over 24 up to a maximum of 35650
plus
For each member of the party in the House of Representatives over 35 up to a maximum of 45376
Senior Government Whip
If a Whip referred to in one of the provisions under the heading Whips is also the Senior Government Whip an additional sum is added4,680
In respect of each party whose members in the House of Representatives number not less than 25—
One Junior Whip (separate from, and additional to, that party’s One Whip)164,665
In respect of each party whose members in the House of Representatives number not less than 45—
One Additional Junior Whip164,665
Chairpersons of select committees
Each member of Parliament who is the chairperson of a select committee164,665
Deputy chairpersons of select committees
Each member of Parliament who is the deputy chairperson of a select committee154,716
Other members of Parliament
Each other member of Parliament150,047

Dated at Wellington this 26th day of May 2015.

J Errington,
Chairman.

A Foulkes,
Member.

D Morcom,
Member.