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

Thousands of Glasgow’s women march for equal pay

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Thousands of Glasgow’s women took to the streets today (Tuesday) to demand Glasgow City Council resolve the long-standing pay injustice ... Read More
/ News, Press release

STUC inundated by messages of support for Glasgow strikers

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The STUC says it has been inundated by messages of support from across Scotland for the UNISON and GMB members taking ... Read More
/ Local Government, News

Glasgow Equal Pay Strike – 23 and 24 October

Press Release
Glasgow’s women will march from Glasgow Green to George Square tomorrow (23 October) as they start a two-day strike in ... Read More
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Glasgow Equal Pay Strike March and Rally – Media Calling Notice

Press Release
Glasgow equal pay strike – March and rally, 23 October PHOTO / INTERVIEW OPPORTUNITY Thousands of low-paid women in Glasgow ... Read More
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Glasgow Equal Pay Strike – Message from Dave Prentis

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On behalf of our whole union and our 1.3 million members, I want to share our solidarity with Glasgow City ... Read More
/ News, Press release, Uncategorized

Major £14M pay deal for college support staff

Press Release
Consultative ballots by UNISON, UNITE and GMB have seen a major £14 million pay and conditions deal secured for 5,670 full ... Read More
/ Further education, Press release

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 ... Read More
/ Local Government, News, Uncategorized

UNISON – Scottish government must act as public service workers face more than 40,000 violent incidents every year

Press Release
Public services union UNISON has called for action from the Scottish Government to “end the aggro” faced by council and ... Read More
/ Health and Safety, News, Press release
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Violence at Work: A Survey of UNISON employers and Staff in Scotland 2018

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Violent Assaults on Public Service Staff in Scotland - UNISON Survey 2018 UNISON Scotland has carried out an annual survey ... Read More
/ Health and Safety, Reports

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
/ Futures

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
/ Responses

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