Updated to include information on trends in candidate attraction.
Updated to include information on the Trade Union (Wales) Act 2017, which provides for a prohibition on engaging agency workers to replace workers taking lawful industrial action.
The ban on certain agency staff in the NHS, which was due to come into force on 1 April, has been dropped.
The Government consults on proposals to reform the regulatory framework for the recruitment sector. Proposals include banning employment agencies and employment businesses from recruiting solely from other European Economic Area (EEA) countries without advertising in Great Britain and in English.
HR and legal information and guidance relating to employment agencies.