The Inspectorate's budget for 2014-15 was £320,000.
The expenditure was as follows:
|Subsistence and motor mileage||422.41|
|Printing and binding||5,768.02|
|Travel and accommodation||3,733.88|
|Other running costs||10,607.47|
*No member of staff earned in excess of £150,000
Staff and Accommodation
IPS consists of a small team (equivalent to four full-time members). The staff during the period of the report consisted of the Chief Inspector, a Principal Inspector, a Legal Inspector, a Business Inspector, a Personal Assistant and three Associate Inspectors on a fixed-term basis.
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