Trade Union Facility Time Data


The Trade Union Act 2016 introduced the requirement for public sector employers to publish certain information annually in respect of facility time. As such there is a requirement to publish annually the required information relating to a 12 month defined period.

This report covers the period 1st April 2021 to 31st March 2022.

Data for the Reporting Period

Table One – Relevant Trade Union Officials and full time equivalents

Number of employees who were relevant trade union officials within the reporting periodFull time equivalent employee number
20 18.4

Table Two – Percentage of working hours spent on facility time

Percentage of timeNumber of employees
0% 0
1 - 50% 20
51% - 99% 0
100% 0

Table Three – Total Pay bill and facility time costs

Percentage of timeNumber of employees
Total pay bill £23,276,579
Total cost of facility time £28,302
Percentage of pay spent on facility time 0.12%

Table Four – Paid Trade Union Activities

Percentage of timeNumber of employees
Hours spent on paid facility time 481
Hours spent on paid trade union activities 0
Percentage of total paid facility time hours spent on paid TU activities 0


Report end.

July 2022.