Breach of union rules / access to accounting records decision: Fernandez Castillo and Ors. v Unite the Union
- Certification Officer
- Part of:
- Certification Officer decisions: access to accounting records and Certification Officer decisions: breach of union rules
- 17 May 2016
This document contains the decision made by the Certification Officer in this case.
Breach of union rules / access to accounting records decision: Fernandez Castillo and Ors. v Unite the Union (PH/1/16-17)
Ref: PH.1.16-17 PDF, 203KB, 21 pages
This file may not be suitable for users of assistive technology. Request an accessible format.
If you use assistive technology (such as a screen reader) and need a version of this document in a more accessible format, please email email@example.com. Please tell us what format you need. It will help us if you say what assistive technology you use.
The claimants alleged that Unite the Union breached its rules in relation to the 2015 Branch LE/2000 election and breached section 30(2)(a) of the Trade Union and Labour Relations (Consolidation) Act 1992. At the preliminary hearing the Certification Officer determined which branch constitution was valid at the time of the election and that the Branch Balloting Protocol constituted rules of the union. The Certification Officer also determined which complaints made by the claimants would proceed to a full hearing.
Published: 17 May 2016