Scotland’s biggest and liveliest public service trade union, representing workers delivering public and related services across Scotland.


Equal Pay Glasgow Update

Equal Pay Glasgow Update
We can now confirm that the UNISON legal team aim to start posting offers from the Council on Thursday May ... Read More

UNISON Week 258 – Global Climate Emergency, The Place Principle, Mental Health A...

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Our weekly newsletter covering Global Climate Emergency, The Place Principle, Mental Health Awareness Week &  Pick of the Media & ... Read More

School Uniform Grant 2019 – Apply by 19 July

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Get help with the cost of school uniforms Families living on low incomes with children struggle constantly to make ends ... Read More

Investigation into bullying allegations in NHS Highland is welcome, say UNISON

Press Release
UNISON, Scotland’s largest health trade union, welcomes the Sturrock Review into bullying allegations in NHS Highland. The report highlights that ... Read More

Futures edition 25, Spring 2019

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The spring 2019 edition of Futures: the newsletter for people who care about public services covers: fair work in social ... Read More

President’s Malawi mother and baby appeal

President's Malawi mother and baby appeal
Gordon McKay, UNISON president, has returned from a 5 day trip to Malawi as part of his appeal to improve ... Read More

UNISON Week Newsletter 257 – Climate emergency, ISS, nuclear weapons ...

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Our weekly newsletter covering Climate Change,  ISS, why nuclear weapons are very bad, our Pick of the Media & more ... Read More

Scotland in UNISON No 137 May 2019

Scotland in UNISON 137 May 2019
STUC special - reports from STUC Congress 2019; Government must use powers to make people’s lives better; Dundee home care ... Read More
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Resources

Good Food Nation Legislation Consultation Response – April 19

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UNISON has long campaigned on the wide-ranging agenda summarised in the Scottish Food Coalition (SFC) call for a socially and ... Read More
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Extending FOI to housing associations – good, but do it properly.

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The Campaign for Freedom of Information in Scotland (CFoIS) has submitted evidence to the Scottish Parliament’s Local Government & Communities ... Read More
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Consultation response on Scottish Government’s proposed post brexit procurement regulations.

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Our consultation response on Scottish Government’s proposed post brexit procurement regulations. Scottish Parliament - Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee ... Read More

UNISON’s response to the proposed Bill on Culpable Homicide

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UNISON's Submission to the consultation on Claire Baker MSP’s proposed Bill on Culpable Homicide. Read the full submission here ... Read More
/ Equalities, News, Responses

Additional Support Needs

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This is the latest evidence from UNISON regarding the  Scottish parliament Education Committee's  follow up on its enquiry into support ... Read More
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Cuts to Local Government Budgets

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The Improvement service have published the Local Government Framework Benchmarking Report for 2017/18 .   This annual benchmark report is a useful source ... Read More
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Assessing the impact of yet more austerity cuts

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This e-brief is a reminder for UNISON branches of the importance of cuts impact assessments. Branches and Regional Organisers should ... Read More
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Fair Work Charter for Severe Weather

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A new Fair Work Charter for Severe Weather has been published by the Scottish Government. This has been developed jointly ... Read More
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