As you will be aware we have been in discussions with the Labour Relations Agency (LRA) over the last number of months in an attempt to resolve this dispute.

The Trade Union Side of the National Joint Council for Local Government Services: Northern Ireland, England and Wales has submitted the 2020/21 pay claim to the Local Government Association. The claim is for: 

As you will be aware, year 2 of the 2018-2020 NJC Pay Agreement stipulates that employers have a choice of 2 assimilation options which require negotiation and agreement with the recognised trade unions prior to implementation of the annual pay rise.