Topic: Public service

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Blog Articles


Circular: Standard: Covid update
info 16-Jul-2021 16:28
A note to branches regarding the UK government intention to remove Covid restrictions in England on 19 July and relax the existing workplace coronavirus guidance. The lifting of restrictions is moving at a slower pace in the three other nations of the UK. Prospect and other unions have raised issues and concerns with the Cabinet Office and the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS). Separate discussions are also taking place in Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland.

Circular: Standard: PSSEC Pensions Update June 2021
info 18-Jun-2021 11:56
Pension update on: - 2021 Annual Benefit Statement (ABS) distribution - Public Accounts Committee (PAC) report into public sector pensions - Government Actuary report into Cost Sharing Mechanism - HMT proposals to amend the Cost Sharing Mechanism - HMT consultation on the discount rate methodology - 2015 Remedy Program - McCloud / Sargeant update

Circular: Standard: Public Services Sector Conference and presentation and Q&A session with Sir Patrick Vallance - action required - FTOs and Reps
info 28-Apr-2021 11:03
Note to branches advising them to nominate delegates to attend conference.

Circular: Standard: Safe Working in the Office - Documents
info 25-Jan-2021 11:02
Safe Working in the Office - Documents

General Conference Document: Calling Notice: Prospect Public Services Sector Conference 2021
info 15-Dec-2020 17:27
Calling Notice for the Public Services Sector Conference 2021.

Briefing: 2020 Spending Review - initial analysis and briefing
info 26-Nov-2020 09:15
The 2020 Spending Review sets non-capital (or “Resource”) budgets for all Government Departments for the financial year 2021-22, determining how much money Departments and associated Arms-Length Bodies have to spend on pay, recruitment and other running costs for that year. It therefore has important consequences for civil servants and anyone working in the public sector, as well as for citizens, businesses and communities who benefit from their work. This briefing sets out initial analysis of the new economic forecasts and budget allocations published with the Spending Review, and highlights announcements and developments of particular interest to Prospect and Bectu sectors.

Circular: Standard: Covid-19 - guidance on aerosol transmission controls
info 27-Oct-2020 17:30
This circular provides some background and guidance related to the developing understanding of the significance of aerosol transmission of Covid-19 in indoor workspaces, and the expectations Prospect has of governments and employers in ensuring the appropriate controls are put in place.

Circular: Standard: Government Communications Review update
info 22-Oct-2020 17:58
I am writing to provide you with an update on our ongoing engagement with the Cabinet Office and the GCS on the current review of Government Communications.