We are currently reviewing the recommendations contained in the report.
It is important to stress that the decision of the Senior Remuneration Committee was rescinded at a meeting of full council on January 17th, where independent external legal advice was received and a new decision was reached.
The Wales Audit Office report will be considered at a meeting of full council in due course, so it would be inappropriate to comment further at this stage.
Anthony O'Sullivan suspended by council following criticism from the Wales Audit Office that his pay rise was 'unlawful'
Gwent Police have referred the case to the Avon & Somerset force. It followed an investigation by the Wales Audit Office.