Boris Johnson’s reshuffle is prone to have value taxpayers greater than £100,000 in “golden goodbyes” to sacked ministers.
Under laws launched in 1991, ministers pressured out of workplace are entitled to 1 / 4 of their yearly ministerial wage if they’re beneath the age of 65.
The prime minister sacked eight ministers within the reshuffle on Thursday, with the group now entitled to payouts value hundreds of kilos.
Top of the record is Geoffrey Cox, who was incomes a wage of £94,450 in his function as lawyer normal.
His sacking means he is now entitled to a sum of £23,612.
Julian Smith, Andrea Leadsom and Theresa Villiers are all entitled to £16,876 every for dropping their cupboard jobs.
They have been fired as Northern Ireland secretary, enterprise secretary and atmosphere secretary, respectively.
Departing housing minister Esther McVey, universities minister Chris Skidmore and transport minister George Freeman are entitled to £7,920 every.
Ms McVey’s departure means the Conservatives will appoint a tenth housing minister of their lower than ten years in energy.
Nusrat Ghani, who was sacked as a extra junior minister on the Department for Transport, is entitled to £5,594.
The eight departing ministers’ entitlements add as much as £103,595.