Trade Union Facility Time

We publish our annual report on trade union facility time on this page.

Trade unions represented in the local authority:

  • GMB

Number and full-time equivalent of staff who are union representatives (including general, learning and health and safety representatives)

HeadcountFull-time employees in total
88 (0.27 related to trade union activities

Percentage of time spent on trade union facility time

Percentage of time of working hoursNumber of trade union representatives

Total pay bill, and trade union facility time cost

Total pay bill£16,357,200
Total cost of facility time£10,780
Percentage of pay spent on facility time0.07%

Paid trade union activities

Hours spent on paid facility time10 per week
Hours spent on paid trade union activities1.5 per week
Percentage of total paid facility time hours spent on paid trade union activities15%