Transparency data

Special adviser data releases: numbers and costs, December 2019

This publication provides data on the UK government's special advisers and their pay bands.


Annual Report on Special Advisers 2019

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This publication lists the names of the special advisers in post as at 5 November 2019, including:

  • each special adviser’s pay band
  • salaries in bands of £5,000 where this is £70,000 or higher
  • details of the special advisers’ pay ranges
  • the total pay bill cost of special advisers for the period 1 April 2018 - 31 March 2019
Published 20 December 2019