This letter sets out the remit for the 2018 to 2019 pay round for operational prison staff in the England and Wales prison service.
The timetable for the PSPRB 2018 pay round is as follows:
- early January 2018 - submission of parties’ written evidence
- late February/early March 2018 - oral evidence sessions with the parties
- May 2018 - submission of PSPRB 2018 Report to the Prime Minister and Lord Chancellor and Secretary of State for Justice
The UK Government determines when it will respond to and publish the report.