Trade union facility time

January to December 2016

  • Total number (absolute number and full-time equivalent) of staff who are union representatives (including general, learning and health and safety representatives): 5
  • Total number (absolute number and full-time equivalent) of union representatives who devote at least 50 per cent of their time to union duties: Nil
  • Names of all trade unions represented in the local authority: Fire Brigades Union (FBU), Fire Officers Association (FOA), Unison
  • Basic estimate of spending on unions (calculated as the number of full-time equivalent days spent on union duties multiplied by the average salary): £4,896
  • Basic estimate of spending on unions as a percentage of the total pay bill (calculated as the number of full-time equivalent days spent on union duties multiplied by the average salary divided by the total pay bill): 0.03%