Briefings

Planning Reform Bill

This briefing lays out UNISON’s concerns about the new Planning Bill. The Bill has now been significantly amended and will

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Responses

Building Standards Compliance and Fire Safety

UNISON generally welcomes proposals to protect the public through strengthening building standards compliance and fire safety. The success of these

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Local Government Public Works Responses

UNISON’s Response – European Charter on Local Self Government

All of us rely on the services delivered by local government. From childcare to elderly care, to supporting vulnerable people,

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Responses

New College Lanarkshire

UNISON Scotland and UNITE have submitted joint evidence to the Public Audit and Post Legislative Scrutiny Committee regarding the audit

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Local Government Responses

UNISON Scotland Response: Barclay Implementation

UNISON has been calling on the on the Scottish government to introduce wider reform of taxation including a new fairer

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Press Release
News Press release

Vital local services in Scotland are collapsing say council staff in UNISON survey

Local government spending cuts have left councils in Scotland unable to meet the needs of local communities and, in some

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Press Release
News Press release

Unions serve notice of strike action on East Dunbartonshire Council

Unions have served formal notice on East Dunbartonshire Council and its offshoot East Dunbartonshire Leisure and Culture Trust of four days

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Responses

Poverty and Attainment Inquiry

The enormous gap in qualifications between children in poor and wealthy areas in Scotland is simply a reflection of the

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Press Release
News Press release

Moray UNISON events against ‘Valentine’s Day massacre of services’

Moray UNISON Press release: The councillors of Moray Council will meet on 14th February 2018 to consider proposals to cuts

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Responses

Pupils with Additional Support Needs

UNISON members are clear that currently we are not getting it right for children with additional support needs (ASN). Children

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