The Review Board is funded from Subhead B10 of the Vote of the Office of the Minister for Justice and Equality.
In 2017 the Board received €397,000. The Board’s total expenditure was €362,789, of which €94,652 was spent on pay.
Governance Board Members Remuneration
The Review Board is a semi-judicial body which reviews the detention of patients detained in the Central Mental Hospital. It is not a governance board and does not have governance board members.
Board Members' Fees
The Chairman of the Board is paid an annual fee of €70,875.
Board members are paid a fee of €250 per case reviewed. A total of €86,500 was spent on Board members' fees in 2017.
Legal Aid Scheme Fees
Schedule of fees for legal representation before the Board. The total amount spent on free legal aid in 2017 was €102,801.