Local Government Pay 2018

News and updates on the Local Government Pay Claim 2018.

Stand Up! Pay Up! Budget Day Rally 12 December

Budget Day Rally 2018
Public workers from across Scotland are coming together to rally at 11.30-12.30 on 12 December outside the Scottish Parliament on Budget Day 2018 to press the case for a budget for public services that restores pay and protects our precious ... Read More

Trade unions appeal directly to council leaders to avert strike action in local government 

Press Release
UNISON, Unite and the GMB have sent a joint letter to the leader of every local authority across Scotland urging them to improve the pay offer to council workers and avert strike action across local government. The three trade unions ... Read More

Unions’ letter to council leaders calls for improved offer to avoid strike

thumbnail of Joint Sec Letter to COSLA Leaders re Pay 291118
UNISON, Unite and the GMB have sent a joint letter to the leader of every local authority across Scotland urging them to improve the pay offer to council workers and avert strike action across local government. The three trade unions ... Read More

Trade unions urge Derek Mackay to talks to avert strike action in Local Government

Press Release
UNISON, Unite and the GMB write a joint letter to Derek Mackay, Cabinet Secretary for Finance, the Economy & Fair Work, urging him to attend talks to avert strike action across local government. The three trade unions representing local government ... Read More

Unions call for meeting with CoSLA and cabinet secretary on pay

thumbnail of Joint Sec Letter to Derek Mackay re Pay 151118
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

2017 Pay Campaign Archive