Contacting UNISON over the festive period

UNISONDirect hours over Christmas and the new year

UNISON sign at the union's centre in London

For work-related queries, find and contact your local rep using our branch finder tool at

If you have a membership query, you can use our online form to contact UNISONDirect at

Our free helpline, UNISONDirect, is available on 08000 857 857.

Over Christmas and new year, the hours for UNISONDirect are as follows:

  • Monday 18 to Friday 22 December: 7am to 11pm
  • Saturday 23 December: 9am – 12pm
  • Sunday 24 to Tuesday 26 December – closed
  • Wednesday 27 to Friday 29 December: 7am – 11pm
  • Saturday 30 December: 9am – 12pm
  • Sunday 31 December to Monday 1 January – closed
  • From Tuesday 2 January: normal hours resume.