Policy paper

Trade Union Act: political funds

Trade Union Act 2016: A summary of the consultation responses received as part of the statutory consultation to determine the transition period for the opt-in to political funds.


Summary of consultation responses

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In determining the transition period to implement section 11 provisions of the Trade Union Act, the Government consulted with the TUC, unions with political funds and the Certification Officer from 6th July 2016 to 12th August 2016. The consultation was specifically on what they needed to do during the transition period and how long they would require to complete those activities. In total the Government received 16 responses.

Published 15 January 2017