- Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy
- Part of:
- Labour market reform
- 31 August 2017
- Last updated:
- 27 September 2017, see all updates
We're seeking views on proposals for the implementation of the Certification Officer’s levy under the Trade Union Act 2016.
This consultation closes at
The Certification Officer is responsible for statutory functions relating to trade unions and employers’ associations.
This consultation seeks your views on the government’s proposed implementation of section 20 of the Trade Union Act 2016. This gives the Certification Officer the power to impose a levy on trade unions and employers’ associations to recover the cost of oversight and regulation.
We are consulting on the detail of how the proposed financial regime will operate. Specifically, we are seeking views on:
- what cost components the Certification Officer should use to calculate the contributions that trade unions and employers’ associations should make
- how much those organisations should pay towards the levy
We welcome views from trade unions, employer associations, and other interested organisations and individuals.
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Published: 31 August 2017
Updated: 27 September 2017
- Impact Assessment added
- First published.