# Trade Union facility time

## Trade Union (Facility Time Publication Requirements) Regulations 2017

### Central function employees

**Table 1 - relevant union officials**

What was the total number of your employees who were relevant union officials during the relevant period?

Number of employees who were relevant union officials during the relevant period | Full-time equivalent employee number |
---|---|

11 | 11 |

**Table 2 - percentage spent on facility time**

How many of your employees who were relevant union officials employed during the relevant period spent a) 0%, b) 1%-50%, c) 51%-99% or d) 100% of their working hours on facility time?

Percentage of time | Number of employees |
---|---|

0% | 0 |

1-50% | 5 |

51-99% | 1 |

100% | 5 |

**Table 3 - percentage of pay bill spent on facility time**

Total cost of facility time | £224,715 |

Total pay bill | £120,382,755 |

Percentage of the total pay bill spent on facility time, calculated as (total cost of facility time ÷ total pay bill) x 100 | 0.187% |

**Table 4 - paid trade union activities**

As a percentage of total paid facility time hours, how many hours were spent by employees who were relevant union officials during the relevant period on paid trade union activities?

Time spent on paid trade union activities as a percentage of total paid facility time hours calculated as: (total hours spent on paid trade union activities by relevant union officials during the relevant period ÷ total paid facility time hours) x 100 | 2.84% |

### Education function employees

**Table 1 - relevant union officials**

What was the total number of your employees who were relevant union officials during the relevant period?

Number of employees who were relevant union officials during the relevant period | Full-time equivalent employee number |
---|---|

7 | 4.79 |

**Table 2 - percentage spent on facility time**

How many of your employees who were relevant union officials employed during the relevant period spent a) 0%, b) 1%-50%, c) 51%-99% or d) 100% of their working hours on facility time?

Percentage of time | Number of employees |
---|---|

0% | 0 |

1-50% | 4 |

51-99% | 0 |

100% | 3 |

**Table 3 - percentage of pay bill spent on facility time**

Total cost of facility time | £83,033 |

Total pay bill | £58,799,037 |

Percentage of the total pay bill spent on facility time, calculated as (total cost of facility time ÷ total pay bill) x 100 | 0.141% |

**Table 4 - paid trade union activities**

As a percentage of total paid facility time hours, how many hours were spent by employees who were relevant union officials during the relevant period on paid trade union activities?

Time spent on paid trade union activities as a percentage of total paid facility time hours calculated as: (total hours spent on paid trade union activities by relevant union officials during the relevant period ÷ total paid facility time hours) x 100 | 2.81% |