Ministerial and other Salaries Order 1991

JurisdictionUK Non-devolved
CitationSI 1991/2886

1991 No. 2886

PARLIAMENT

The Ministerial and other Salaries Order 1991

Made 19th December 1991

Coming into force 1st January 1992

At the Court at Buckingham Palace, the 19th day of December 1991

Present,

The Queen’s Most Excellent Majesty in Council

Whereas a draft of this Order has been approved by resolution of each House of Parliament:

Now, therefore, Her Majesty, in pursuance of section 1(4) of the Ministerial and other Salaries Act 19751, is pleased, by and with the advice of Her Privy Council, to order, and it is hereby ordered, as follows:—

S-1 Citation, commencement and revocation

Citation, commencement and revocation

1.—(1) This Order may be cited as the Ministerial and other Salaries Order 1991.

(2) This Order shall come into force on 1st January 1992.

(3) The Ministerial and other Salaries Order 19902is hereby revoked.

S-2 Increase of Ministerial salaries

Increase of Ministerial salaries

2. For the annual amount, or the maximum or minimum annual amount, of salary specified in Parts I, II, III and IV of Schedule 1 to the Ministerial and other Salaries Act 1975 (“the 1975 Act”) in relation to each of the offices specified in the first column of Schedule 1 to this Order there shall be substituted the amount, or the maximum and minimum amount, of salary specified in relation to that office in the second column of that Schedule.

S-3 Increase of salaries of Opposition Leaders and Whips

Increase of salaries of Opposition Leaders and Whips

3. For the annual amount of salary specified in Part I of Schedule 2 to the 1975 Act in relation to each of the positions specified in the first column of Schedule 2 to this Order there shall be substituted the amount specified in relation to that position in the second column of that Schedule.

S-4 Increase of the Speaker’s salary

Increase of the Speaker’s salary

4. For the annual amount specified in section 1(3) of the 1975 Act as the salary of the Speaker of the House of Commons there shall be substituted £41,781.

G. I. de Deney

Clerk of the Privy Council

SCHEDULE 1

Article 2.

MINISTERIAL SALARIES

1 PART I

PART I

Office

Salary

£

Prime Minister and First Lord of the Treasury

53,007

Chancellor of the Exchequer

Secretary of State

Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food

Any of the following offices for so long as the holder is a member of the Cabinet—

50,558

(a) Lord President of the Council;

(b) Lord Privy Seal;

(c) Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster;

(d) Paymaster General;

(e) Chief Secretary to the Treasury;

(f) Parliamentary Secretary to the Treasury;

(g) Minister of State.

2 PART II

PART II

Office

Salary

£

1. Any of the offices listed at (a) to (g) in Part I above for so long as the holder is not a member of the Cabinet

2. Minister in charge of a public department of Her Majesty’s Government in the United Kingdom who is not a member of the Cabinet, and whose office is not specified elsewhere in this Schedule

3. Financial Secretary to the Treasury

28,175 —44,945

3 PART III

PART III

Office

Salary

£

Attorney General

42,314

Lord Advocate

50,638

Solicitor General

34,695

Solicitor General for Scotland

44,342

4 PART IV

PART IV

Office

Salary

£

Captain of the Honourable Corps of Gentlemen-at-Arms

44,945

Treasurer of Her Majesty’s Household

28,175

Parliamentary Secretary other than Parliamentary Secretary to the Treasury

37,689

Captain of the Queen’s Bodyguard of the Yeomen of the Guard

37,689

Lord in Waiting

33,982

Comptroller of Her Majesty’s Household

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