Northern Ireland

Sir Christopher Kelly briefing salaries committee

Sir Christopher Kelly
Image caption Sir Christopher Kelly is appearing at Stormont

The head of the Westminster Committee on Standards in Public Life is at Stormont on Monday.

Sir Christopher Kelly is giving evidence to a Stormont committee dealing with the creation of an independent body to set MLA salaries.

Members are also considering establishing a commissioner to monitor standards.

On Tuesday, the committee will hear evidence on party political funding.

The Electoral Commission and representatives from the Northern Ireland parties will appear before the committee.