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Members of Parliament salaries and allowances

The Tribunal is responsible for setting the salaries and allowances for Members of the Parliament of Victoria (MPs) and for making guidelines relating to the use of some parliamentary allowances.

Values of MP salaries and allowances from 1 July 2023

Determination in effect from 1 July 2023

On 20 June 2023, and in accordance with section 17 of the Victorian Independent Remuneration Tribunal and Improving Parliamentary Standards Act 2019 (Vic) (VIRTIPS Act), the Tribunal made the Members of Parliament (Victoria) Determination No. 01/2023.

The Tribunal is required to make an annual adjustment to the values of salaries and allowances set in the 2023 Determination. The next annual adjustment Determination will take effect on 1 July 2024.

Guidelines in effect from 1 July 2023

Under section 36 of the VIRTIPS Act, the Tribunal has the power to make guidelines for, or with respect to, the:

  • parliamentary accommodation sitting allowance
  • travel allowance
  • international travel allowance
  • commercial transport allowance
  • Electorate Office and Communications Budget

The Tribunal's Guidelines should be read together with the Determination in effect at the time. 

The Members of Parliament (Victoria) Guidelines No. 01/2023 (available below) take effect on 1 July 2023. Changes from the previous guidelines are detailed in the Statement of Reasons for the Members of Parliament (Victoria) Determination No. 01/2023.

Members of Parliament (Victoria) Guidelines No. 01/2023
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Accessible version - Members of Parliament (Victoria) Guidelines No. 01/2023
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Previous Determinations

Click here to find information about previous Determinations and the values of salaries, allowances and the EO&C Budget which applied prior to 1 July 2023.

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