Search tagged Trade Union Act

Defending UNISON’s vote – the Trade Union Act and the political fund

Consultation on changes to the union’s political fund rules required by the Trade Union Act. Runs from 23 October 2017 to 12 January 2018.

Media on the UNISON National site.

NEC pays tribute to Eric Roberts

‘We should make Eric proud by continuing on in the union – let’s make and keep this the best union’

Article on the UNISON National site.

Government sets out who will be covered by 40% strike threshold

Threshold for ‘important public services’ takes effect on 1 March; political fund opt-in rules transition period starts on same day

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Consultation on political fund changes following the Trade Union Act

Second round consultation setting out the principles and propositions that will underpin rule changes necessary to put the settlement in place

Article on the UNISON National site.

Battle continues against ‘restrictive and draconian’ Trade Union Act

Brighton delegates told: ‘They want to make us an endangered species. But if they push us, we push back.’

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

UNISON starts preparing for political fund change

Union sets up lay working group to develop proposals on changing funds to opting in system, required by Trade Union Act

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Consultation on political fund review: December-January

Rule changes need to be be submitted for NDC 2017 to comply with Trade Union Act regulations coming into force in February 2018

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

The trade union act and UNISON’s political fund. Member consultation. December 2016 to January 2017.

Consultation document on the views of UNISON members on how we respond to the political fund changes demanded of us in the Trade Union Act 2016 in a way that enables our political campaigning to continue despite the challenges posed.
pdf only.

Media on the UNISON National site.