Labour Relations Agency Arbitration Scheme (Jurisdiction) Order (Northern Ireland) 2012 comes into force

Implementation date: 27 September 2012

The Order stipulates the range of jurisdictions covered in the new arbitration scheme for the resolution of a wide range of employment rights disputes in Northern Ireland. The scheme was submitted to the Department for Employment and Learning by the Labour Relations Agency pursuant to art.84A of the Industrial Relations (Northern Ireland) Order 1992 (SR 1992/807) and art.89 of the Fair Employment and Treatment (Northern Ireland) Order 1998 (SR 1998/3162). The Order can be viewed on the UK legislation website.