Trade Union Facility Time 

Trade Union Facility Time

The code requires that local authorities must publish the following information on trade union facility time:

  • Total number (absolute number and full time equivalent) of staff who are union representatives.

  • Total number (absolute number and full time equivalent) of union representatives who devote at least 50 per cent of their time to union duties.

  • Names of all trade union represented in the local authority.

  • A basic estimate of spending on unions.

  • A basic estimate of spending on unions as a percentage of the total pay bill.

Please note, SPC does not have a trade union facility time.