Independent report

Carr review of the law on industrial disputes

This independent report by Bruce Carr QC follows his review of the law governing industrial disputes.


On 4 April 2014 the government announced that there would be an independent review into the law governing industrial disputes, led by Bruce Carr QC.

Learn more about the Carr Review.

This final review report:

  • sets out what has happened in a number of industrial disputes based on the evidence provided
  • summarises the existing legal framework
  • records the principal calls for changes to that framework that were made by contributors to the review