Responses and Submissions

B&C-logoResponses and submissions to consultations from the Scottish Parliament, the Scottish Government and other bodies, by the UNISON Scotland Bargaining and Campaigns Team


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Transport Bill – Rural Economy & Connectivity Committee Response

UNISON Scotland's submission to the Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee on the Transport Bill. The Bill does contain some welcome proposals but overall it lacks ambition to give working people ... Read More
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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 proposal and building standards in general depends on there being ... Read More
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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, keeping our streets lit and emptying our bins, helping us ... Read More
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New College Lanarkshire

UNISON Scotland and UNITE have submitted joint evidence to the Public Audit and Post Legislative Scrutiny Committee regarding the audit of New College Lanarkshire. Members of both trade unions are ... Read More
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Publicly Owned Energy Company – response to call for views

UNISON response to call for views by the Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee of the Scottish Parliament. UNISON Scotland supports the idea of a Scottish publicly owned energy company ... Read More
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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 property tax for domestic properties, the return of non-domestic rates ... Read More
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Draft Budget 19-20 Community & Locally Owned Energy

UNISON's response to the Call for Views by the Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee. Draft Budget 2019-20 - Community and Locally Owned Energy ... Read More
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Nutritional requirements for food & drink in schools

UNISON has had a longstanding interest in the extremely important role of school meals and nutrition in schools, as part of our wider calls for tackling inequalities across society, including ... Read More
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Response to ECCLR Cttee on new Climate Bill

UNISON is Scotland’s largest trade union with members across the public, private and voluntary sectors. Our members have many roles in which climate change impacts on their specific work, as ... Read More
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SLGPS Structure Review

The Scottish Local Government Pension Scheme Advisory Board is consulting stakeholders on the structure of funds in Scotland. This is UNISON Scotland's interim response to the consultation, which supports the ... Read More

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