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

Scotland in UNISON No 133 October 2018

Scotland in UNISON October 2018
Pay campaigns smash the cap; Council workers urged to reject ‘unfair’ pay offer; Higher education calls for strike in pay ... Read More
/ News, Scotland in UNISON

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 ... Read More
/ News, Press release

Strike threat withdrawn in East Dunbartonshire Council and Leisure & Culture Trust

Press Release
UNISON and UNITE trade unions have today (Monday) withdrawn planned strike action in East Dunbartonshire following crunch talks last week ... Read More
/ News, Press release

UNISON recommend members reject revised COSLA pay offer

Press Release
UNISON will recommend that its local government members reject the latest revised pay offer from COSLA when they hold a ... Read More
/ Local Government, News, Press release


Futures Autumn 2018

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 The Autumn 2018 edition covers changes to building standards, falling public satisfaction with public services and a new report into ... Read More
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Transport Bill – Rural Economy & Connectivity Committee Response

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UNISON Scotland's submission to the Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee on the Transport Bill. The Bill does contain some welcome ... Read More
/ Responses

Bargaining Briefing 102 – Early Learning & Childcare Delivery Model for 2020

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The Scottish government has made a commitment to offer all three and four year olds (and some 2 year olds) ... Read More

Building Standards Compliance and Fire Safety

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UNISON generally welcomes proposals to protect the public through strengthening building standards compliance and fire safety. The success of these ... Read More
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UNISON’s Response – European Charter on Local Self Government

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All of us rely on the services delivered by local government. From childcare to elderly care, to supporting vulnerable people, ... Read More
/ Local Government, Public Works, Responses

New College Lanarkshire

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UNISON Scotland and UNITE have submitted joint evidence to the Public Audit and Post Legislative Scrutiny Committee regarding the audit ... Read More
/ Responses

Publicly Owned Energy Company – response to call for views

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UNISON response to call for views by the Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee of the Scottish Parliament. UNISON Scotland ... Read More
/ Fuel Poverty, Responses

UNISON Scotland Response: Barclay Implementation

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UNISON has been calling on the on the Scottish government to introduce wider reform of taxation including a new fairer ... Read More
/ Local Government, Responses