Consultation outcome

Agency workers recommendations

This consultation has concluded

Detail of outcome

The Good work plan, which sets out our vision for the future of the UK labour market, draws on the feedback from this consultation.

Feedback received

Consultation responses: A-E

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Consultation responses: F-I

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Consultation responses: K-Z

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Detail of feedback received

We have published the full set of responses to this consultation here.

Original consultation

Summary

We're seeking views on the recommendations made in the Matthew Taylor 'Review of modern employment practices' regarding agency workers.

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Consultation description

We’re seeking views on recommendations made in the Good Work: Review of modern employment practices published on July 7 2017.

It looks at:

  • how to increase transparency of contractual arrangements for agency workers
  • how umbrella companies or intermediaries could be brought within the scope of the Employment Agency Standards Inspectorate (EAS)

It also seeks to gather evidence on the level of abuse of the ‘Swedish Derogation’ with consideration of whether EAS’ remit should be extended to cover the enforcement of the Agency Workers Regulations.

Further detail

On 7 February 2018 we published the government response to the Matthew Taylor Review of Modern Working Practices along with this and 3 other related consultations:

Documents

Consultation on agency workers recommendations

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Published 7 February 2018
Last updated 17 December 2018 + show all updates
  1. Full set of consultation responses published.
  2. First published.