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



UNISON office buildings are closed because of the coronavirus lockdown. You can contact us by phone ... Read More

Ovo threatened job losses – update from Gillian Bannat...

This short video from Gillian Bannatyne - UNISON's lead negotiator for energy - is to update ... Read More
Winter fuel grant programme

Winter fuel grant programme

UNISON's winter fuel grant programme will open for applications on Monday 31 January 2022. It offers ... Read More
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Join our NHS pension online briefing

Join our NHS pension briefing to hear about the current NHS Scotland pensions consultation and how ... Read More
Communications awards 2020/2022

Communications awards 2020/2022

Closing date: 4 March: UNISON communications awards are now open to all UNISON branches and self-organised ... Read More
Social work webinar: Radical Perspectives on Justice Social Work in Scotland

Social work webinar: Radical Perspectives on Justice Social ...

The latest in our free lunchtime radical social work webinars examines Justice Social Work from a ... Read More
Press Release

Local government unions call for a ‘fair and decent’ pay inc...

Local government trade unions have today (Tuesday) submitted a joint pay claim to COSLA calling for ... Read More

Local govt workers should not be used as a political footbal...

UNISON head of local government Johanna Baxter, gave evidence to the Scottish Parliament Committee on local ... Read More
Press Release

Social care staff are being taken for granted once again, sa...

UNISON has today (Friday) lambasted a move by the Scottish Government to cover registration fees for ... Read More
Press Release

Ovo job cuts devastating for staff and worrying for consumer...

The government can no longer stand idly by and watch as the UK’s energy sector implodes, ... Read More
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