Updated to reflect that the Public Sector Apprenticeship Targets Regulations 2017 are in force from 31 March 2017.
The Court of Appeal has held that the decision to reduce officer head count "to the fullest extent" by forcibly retiring police officers with 30 years' service was justified.
Updated to reflect that the Equality Act 2010 (Specific Duties and Public Authorities) Regulations 2017 are in force from 31 March 2017, introducing the gender pay gap reporting duty for public authorities.
Additional information on the law on deductions from wages and attachment of earnings for local authority employers, including union check-off arrangements. To be read in conjunction with the general information on the law on deductions from wages and attachment of earnings.
Updated to take account of NHS Improvement's revised guidance in relation to the treatment of locum, agency and bank staff under the reforms to the intermediaries rules (IR35).
The Government consults on new legislation to protect NHS whistleblowers when applying for NHS roles.
HR and legal information and guidance relating to specific industry sectors.