Corporate report

Annual Report of the Certification Officer 2016-2017

Annual Reports to the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industry Strategy and the Chair of ACAS on the activities of the Certification Officer.



Chapter 5 Superannuation Schemes

Chapter 6 Mergers

Chapter 7 Political Funds

Schedule to Appendix 1

Schedule to Appendix 2


The reports contain details of the Certification Officer’s activities in relation to:

  • lists of trade unions and employers’ associations
  • trade union independence
  • annual returns, financial irregularities and access to accounting records
  • financial and membership information and membership register
  • superannuation schemes
  • mergers
  • political funds
  • elections for certain positions
  • breach of trade union rule applications
Published 18 July 2017