The Request

Received on 1 September 2017


Sent: 01 September 2017 20:41

To: IG_Disclosures

Subject: Information needed

Please could you email me a list of the current staff salary grades for your organisation.

I would like information for Nigeria operations only.

Thank You


Our Response 

Responded on 14 September 2017

From: IG_Disclosures 

Sent: 14 September 2017 11:50


Subject: RE: Information needed (FOI_2017_66)

Case Reference: FOI_2017_66

14 September 2017


Thank you for your request for information dated 1 September 2017 concerning a list of the current staff salary grades for British Council Nigeria. Your request has been handled under the terms of the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) 2000 and has been passed to me for reply.

Please find below a table which details the pay grades, including the lower and upper limits, for British Council Nigeria. 

Pay Band/Salary Grade Minimum/Lower Limit Maximum/Upper Limit
1c ₦ 1,535,700 ₦ 1,713,217
1a ₦ 1,715,913 ₦ 2,296,002
2 ₦ 2,600,425 ₦ 3,762,997
4 ₦ 4, 130,122 ₦ 5,506,801
6 ₦ 6,271,654 ₦ 8,260,252
7 ₦ 9,178,045 ₦ 12,543,322
8 ₦ 13,461,115 ₦ 17,438,2929
9 ₦ 20,707,309 ₦ 27,396,111

I hope the information provided has been useful. 

If you are dissatisfied with the handling of your request, you have the right to ask for an internal review. Internal review requests should be submitted within two months of the date of receipt of the response to your original letter and should be addressed to: 

Information Governance Advisor (Disclosures)

Information Governance and Risk Management 

British Council

Bridgewater House

58 Whitworth Street


M1 6BB 


If you are not content with the outcome of the internal review, you have a right to appeal to the Information Commissioner for a decision at: 

The Information Commissioner’s Office

Wycliffe House

Water Lane




Phone: 0303 123 1113 


Yours sincerely

Information Governance Advisor (Disclosures) | Information Governance and Risk Management Team