Tribunal claims

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

Nature of claim 2017/18 2018/19 2019/20
Working Time Directive 16,950 49,725 26,680
Equal pay 35,558 27,730 24,689
Unauthorised deduction of wages 24,089 22,488 22,659
Unfair dismissal 17,714 21,592 21,592
Breach of contract 12,186 14,239 14,974
Disability discrimination 5,477 6,919 8,178
Failure to inform and consult on redundancies 4,097 5,657 7,311
Redundancy pay 4,104 5,547 6,573
Sex discrimination 5,522 9,427 6,260
Race discrimination 2,991 3,589 3,967
Public interest disclosure 2,191 2,599 2,827
Age discrimination 6,770 2,493 2,434
Suffered a detriment or unfairly dismissed due to pregnancy 1,357 1,810 1,636
Written statement of terms and conditions 1,200 1,417 1,287
Written pay statement 484 2,237 803
Discrimination on grounds of religion or belief 670 753 797
Failure to inform and consult on transfer of an undertaking 819 799 562
Discrimination on grounds of sexual orientation 316 461 505
Written statement of reasons for dismissal 257 223 354
Part-time Workers (Prevention of Less Favourable Treatment) Regulations 2000 341 301 319
National minimum wage 362 350 303
Others 29,276 18,359 20,679
Total 172,731 198,715 175,389