POA News

23 Apr 18 CIRCULAR 42

ANNUAL CONFERENCE 2018 DELEGATES TELEPHONE NUMBER

Delegates to Annual Conference are advised the delegates’ telephone number for Conference week is:
0151 934 2409

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23 Apr 18 PRESS RELEASE 168

GOVERNMENT MISLEADS PUBLIC ON PRISON OFFICER NUMBERS SAY POA

The POA have reacted angrily to the statement by Secretary of state David Gauke, that was released on 22nd April 2018, in relation to the recruitment figures of Prison Officers.

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17 Apr 18 CIRCULAR 41

OPERATIONAL SUPPORT GRADE CONSULTATIVE BALLOT

The National Executive Committee determined that a ballot (consultative) would take place in respect of asking POA members within the Operational Support Grade if they were prepared to take action up to and including Strike action on pension age changes and pay.

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16 Apr 18 CIRCULAR 40

PENSION AGE CHALLENGE: APPLICATION TO THE EMPLOYMENT TRIBUNAL

Following the decision of the Executive to conduct the legal challenge on the new pension scheme, work has been ongoing for some time collating the members across the United Kingdom to commence the legal challenge.

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11 Apr 18 PRESS RELEASE 167

PRISON OFFICERS TAKE LEGAL ACTION OVER PENSIONS

The POA has started the process of initiating Employment Tribunal proceedings which will challenge the introduction of a new pension scheme for Prison Officers in 2015.

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11 Apr 18 CIRCULAR 39

NEW POA MEMBERSHIP BENEFIT CAR INSURANCE COMPARISON

Please see attached the latest membership benefit communication for POA members from POAprotect.

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04 Apr 18 CIRCULAR 38

DIGITAL PRISONS SURVEY

It has come to the attention of the National Executive that officials from the MoJ intend to visit prisons and issue POA members with surveys to complete in relation to the rollout of digital prisons.

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04 Apr 18 CIRCULAR 37

THE TAX REFUND COMPANY IMPORTANT YOU COULD BE OWED A TAX REFUND

If you pay tax, there’s a fairly high chance you`ve paid too much!

Over 1 in 3 taxpayers have paid more tax than they needed to after being given the wrong tax code by HMRC. For POA Members, the figures are even higher, with more than 1 in 2 paying too much!

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03 Apr 18 CIRCULAR 36

NEC MINUTES

Please find attached NEC minutes for the 13th March 2018 and 14th March 2018 for your information.

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03 Apr 18 CIRCULAR 35

POA MEMBERSHIP SUBSCRIPTION SCOTLAND

Members in Scotland will be aware that they currently pay an additional monthly membership subscription to cover the additional cost of the insurance backed legal scheme operated in Scotland.

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