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Blog: A year on, our employment tribunal fees win is changing lives

Now they are free to pursue their rights through the legal system without facing punitive fees. It’s already possible to see that they’ve done exactly that. The number of single claims […]

General secretary's blog, News on the UNISON National site.

Refunds for tribunal fees is welcome news

"The government got it very wrong on fees, as ministers found to their cost when they lost at the Supreme Court in the summer. "But the […]

News, Press release on the UNISON National site.

UNISON’s legal team win top honour for employment tribunal fees court case

Judges commend Supreme Court victory as ‘a result that makes a real difference to a great many people’

Article on the UNISON National site.

Employment tribunal fees

"We argued strongly against the introduction of these fees which represent a barrier to employment justice for working people," said Bronwyn McKenna, UNISON […]

Article on the UNISON National site.

UNISON’s tribunal fee verdict is a victory for everyone in work

- Employment tribunal fees were introduced on 29 July 2013. - Fees started at around £160 for a type A claim (for example […]

Press release on the UNISON National site.

Time to end employment tribunal fees

I now call on Michael Gove to extend this move to employment tribunal fees. “Evidence shows that since tribunal fees were introduced, the number of employment tribunal […]

News, Press release on the UNISON National site.

UNISON’s battle to scrap employment tribunal fees set to continue

Ever since the government introduced tribunal fees three years ago, the number of claims has plummeted as workers have been forced to find fees of […]

Press release on the UNISON National site.

UNISON to continue fight over Employment Tribunal fees in Supreme Court

Timeline -        29 July 2013: Introduction of employment tribunal fees for workers wishing to lodge a claim against an employer. Workers must also pay a further fee when […]

News, Press release on the UNISON National site.

UNISON legal victory sees employment tribunal fees scrapped

Employment tribunal fees were introduced on 29 July 2013 and started at around £160 for a type A claim, such as wage […]

Article on the UNISON National site.

UNISON to appeal “disappointing” judicial review decision on tribunal fees

These statistics showed a very large drop in tribunal claims, which the High Court described as 'dramatic'. "The sad fact is that workers are being […]

Article on the UNISON National site.

UNISON announces appeal over employment tribunal fees

The Government's decision to introduce Employment Tribunal and Employment Appeal Tribunal fees was challenged by UNISON in the High Court late last year. UNISON argued that the introduction of […]

Article on the UNISON National site.

UNISON to continue fight over Employment Tribunal Fees

  UNISON is also applying for a stay on the introduction of the new fees pending a decision on our claim. The fees are due to come in on 29 July 2013. Dave Prentis […]

Article on the UNISON National site.

UNISON welcomes end of employment tribunal fees in Scotland

Mike Kirby, UNISON Scottish Secretary said: "The announcement to end tribunal fees in Scotland is hugely welcome. There is clear evidence that people at work are being priced out of […]

News, Press release on the UNISON National site.

New date set for High Court hearing into tribunal fees

If the Government doesn't abolish these unfair fees it is effectively rolling out the welcome mat to unscrupulous employers, and we must […]

Article on the UNISON National site.

Date set for justice over tribunal fees

The union is challenging Government plans to introduce fees for claims in the Employment Tribunal and Employment Appeal Tribunal. The fees are due to come in […]

Article on the UNISON National site.