FOI - Styling and grooming costs

Request reference number: 
Date of response: 
August 2019

Summary of request

Please see below a request for information regarding expenses in City Hall.
Can you please confirm the below:

  • What allowances or budget for personal grooming and clothing was there for the Mayor of London in 2016-17, 2017-18 and 2018-19? For example, any appointments at beauty salons, spas, or any items of clothing, shoes or accessories.
  • Did the Mayor of London employ any person to assist with styling and grooming in 2016-17, 2017-18 and 2018-19? What was the cost of the employee(s) during this period?
  • How much was spent on staff away days in 2016-17, 2017-18 and 2018-19? Please disclose the location, activities and dates. This applies to all full and part time staff members of the Greater London Authority.