Tribunal claims 2015/16

The Ministry of Justice's tribunal statistics set out the number of claims accepted by employment tribunals under each jurisdiction in 2015/16.

Nature of claim Number of claims
Unfair dismissal 13,300
Unauthorised deduction of wages 36,364
Breach of contract 9,279
Sex discrimination 5,371
Working Time Directive 36,814
Redundancy pay 3,845
Disability discrimination 3,468
Failure to inform and consult on redundancies 4,085
Equal pay 17,057
Race discrimination 2,001
Written statement of terms and conditions 1,024
Written statement of reasons for dismissal 210
Written pay statement 374
Failure to inform and consult on transfer of an undertaking 635
Suffered a detriment or unfairly dismissed due to pregnancy 1,297
Part-time Workers (Prevention of Less Favourable Treatment) Regulations 2000 215
National minimum wage 239
Discrimination on grounds of religion or belief 340
Discrimination on grounds of sexual orientation 188
Age discrimination 12,635
Others 28,246
Total 178,384