Springhouse Solicitors

Trade Union Act 2016: what is it?

On 1 March 2017 the groundbreaking Trade Union Act 2016 came into force.

But what are its main provisions? What changes will it entail?

Highlights of the new legislation include:

What about important public services?

Separate regulations define what important public services are. In these cases a 40% ballot threshold will need to be reached, in addition to the 50% turnout threshold.