Home Office v (1) Bailey and others (2) Martin and others (3) Beachcroft and others [2005] IRLR 757 EAT

Reports relating to this case:

  • Equal pay: Slightly lower evaluation score prevents equal value finding

    28 October 2005

    In Home Office v (1) Bailey and others, (2) Martin and others, (3) Beachcroft and others, the EAT holds that the jobs of female administrative staff in the Prison Service could not be said to have been rated as equivalent to those of male prison officers in a job evaluation scheme which gave them slightly lower scores.