Local Government Pay 2018

News and updates on the Local Government Pay Claim 2018.

Unions call for meeting with CoSLA and cabinet secretary on pay

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The unions are calling for a three-way meeting on pay with CoSLA and Derek Mackay MSP, Cabinet Secretary for Finance, the Economy & Fair Work, before the budget on 12 December, In a letter to Derek Mackay, the unions say: ... Read More

Huge vote to reject council pay offer

Pay Ballot Result
Thank you to all members and activists who voted in the recent pay ballot and for all your hard work in getting out the vote. The result of the consultative ballot is: 79% of those voting voted to reject the ... Read More

Council Connections November 2018

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This is the latest edition of our Council Connections newsletter. All the news for those who care about local government in Scotland ... Read More

Video calls for reject vote in local govt pay ballot

UNISON Scotland is calling on Local Govt members to REJECT the employers’ latest pay offer in an online ballot running from 16 October to 5pm on 7 November. The ballot will also ask you whether you are willing to take industrial action up ... Read More

UNISON members urged to reject COSLA pay offer

Press Release
UNISON members will be urged to reject a recently revised pay offer made by COSLA in a consultative ballot starting 16 October and running to the 7 November. In a ballot of 80,000 members the trade union UNISON will be ... Read More

Trade Unions recommend reject vote on revised local government pay offer

Press Release
Local services throughout Scotland could be plunged into crisis after - UNISON, Unite and the GMB - wrote to COSLA to say they will recommend their members reject their revised pay offer when they consult them in the coming weeks ... Read More

2017 Pay Campaign Archive