The Council's Executive is made up of the Leader and nine cabinet members. Each has their own portfolio of work and can make decisions relating to that area.
The purpose of the statement is to provide transparency with regard to the Council’s approach to setting the pay of its employees.
The Constitution provides the framework within which the Council conducts its business and makes decisions. It describes who is responsible for making decisions and how those decisions are taken.
Learn more about the Mayor of Trafford and the history of Trafford's 'first citizen'.