Responses and Submissions

B&C-logoResponses and submissions to consultations from the Scottish Parliament, the Scottish Government and other bodies, by the UNISON Scotland Bargaining and Campaigns Team

 

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Year of Black Workers campaign briefing

2023 is UNISON’s Year of Black Workers. This year is about tackling racism and improving the working conditions and opportunities for Black workers in Scotland. This briefing sets out our ... Read More
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Draft Energy Strategy and Just Transition Plan – Consultation Response

This is UNISON Scotland's response to the Scottish Government consultation on its draft Energy Strategy and Just Transition Plan (ESJTP). Background: Action on climate change has been a key priority ... Read More
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Health, Social Care and Sport Committee Pre-Budget Scrutiny 2023-24

This is the UNISON Scotland response to the Scottish Parliament's Health, Social Care and Sport Committee's Call for Views as part of its Pre-Budget Scrutiny. UNISON’s priority areas of focus ... Read More
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National Care Service (Scotland) Bill Stage 1 Scrutiny: UNISON evidence

UNISON has submitted its Evidence to the Scottish Parliament’s call for views on The National Care Service (Scotland) Bill. UNISON is quite clear that the Bill is unfit for purpose ... Read More
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Scotland’s public finances, cost of living impact & public service reform

This is UNISON Scotland's response to the Scottish Parliament Finance and Public Administration Committee's Call for Views as part of its Pre Budget Scrutiny. The Committee is focusing on three ... Read More
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A New Deal for Tenants

This is UNISON's response to the proposed reform of the private rented sector. High private rents and house prices are pricing public service workers out of housing. Our younger members especially ... Read More
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SSSC: A Register for the Future

This is UNISON's response to the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) consultation on proposed changes to registration and qualifications. While the consultation focuses on some very specific reforms, these measures ... Read More
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National Public Energy Agency

UNISON supports the creation of a new public agency to direct the roll-out of heating decarbonisation and energy efficiency. Strategic planning, support and funding is needed now. The key question ... Read More
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Consultation on a National Care Service

This is the UNISON Scotland response to the Scottish Government  proposals to set up a National Care Service. Whilst welcoming some of the proposals which the Scottish Government say a ... Read More
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Implementing Part 3 of the Transport (Scotland) Act 2019: Bus Services

UNISON believes we deserve a world class bus system. But we will only get this by rejecting deregulation and privatisation and taking a radically different approach to how we provide ... Read More

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