Guidance

Current Statutory Fees

Fees are set by the Secretary of State and were amended in Parliament by The Certification Officer (Amendment of Fees) Regulations 2005 (SI 2005/713) under the provisions of sections 108 and 293 of the Trade Union and Labour Relations (Consolidation) Act 1992.

Function Fee
Application for listing a trade union or employers’ association £150
Application for approval of a proposed instrument of amalgamation or transfer of engagement £1,850
Entry of an amalgamated organisation where the name of each organisation is already on the list £41
Issue of a certificate of independence to an amalgamated trade union where each union held a certificate £41
Application by a trade union for a certification of independence £4,066
Application for approval of a change of name £96
Inspection of documents in respect of amalgamations or transfers of engagements £19

In addition to the statutory fees above, we will charge you £2 per document for the inspection of Annual Returns or rules of a trade union or employers’ association; and 35p per page for any photocopying.

Published 15 December 2014