National Joint Council Pay

9th August 2019

The Trade Unions have presented their pay claim to the National Employers and are asking for;

  • A real living wage of £10 per hour to be introduced for NJC scp 1 and a 10% increase on all other NJC/GLPC pay points
  • A one day increase to the minimum paid annual leave entitlement set out in the Green Book
  • A two hour reduction in the standard working week as set out in the Green Book
  • A comprehensive joint national review of the workplace causes of stress and mental health throughout local authorities

The National Employers will be visiting regions to gather responses to the claim. The Roadshow in the East of England is on 16th September, at 2pm in the Trinity Centre in Cambridge. An invitation has been sent to all Leaders/Mayors and Chief Executives/Managing Directors.
For further information, please contact Michelle Kirk at


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