Trade Union facility time
Stroud District Council supports the principle of collective bargaining and believes that industrial relations matters are best resolved by discussion and agreement. In this context, the we recognise the value of trade union membership for employees.
The Trade Union (Facility Time Publication Requirements) Regulations 2017 came into force on 1 April 2017. These regulations require relevant public sector employers to collate and publish, on an annual basis, data on the amount and cost of facility time within their organisation.