POA Circulars

146 | 04.12.2017

PRISON SERVICE PAY REVIEW BODY RECOMMENDATIONS RESULT WORKPLACE BALLOT

 Following the promulgation of Branch Secretary Circular 28/2017 eligible branches in England and Wales conducted a workplace ballot.

The Scrutineers and Tellers attended Cronin House on Friday 1st December 2017 and carried out an independent count of branch returns.

Please find attached for your information the signed scrutineers return.

Number of Ballot Slips issued              5609
Number of Ballot Slips returned           4961
Number of Votes IN FAVOUR (YES)    466
Number of Votes AGAINST (NO)        4450
Number of Spoilt Ballot Slips                   45

The NEC have complied with the Conference mandate to ballot the membership on the recommendations of the Pay Review Body. Clearly, the membership are dissatisfied with the recommendations and we will pass this on to the Review Body.


Yours sincerely
STEVE GILLAN
General Secretary