HCA Pay Dispute - Members Vote on Resolution
Unite members at the HCA are currently voting on whether to withdraw the threat of further strike action after a series of talks with management addressed a number of concerns that had led to strike action in May.
The campaign has involved joint action with th
Unite HCA Pay Strike - Solidarity Appeal Launched
Unite at the HCA has announced that it will be taking strike action on Thursday 19th May and has launched an appeal for solidarity.
The dispute has arisen because the Agency ignored the union pay claim submitted in June 2015 and refused to negotiate for eight month
PCS Vows to Join Unite Strike if No Speedy Resolution on Pay
As Unite members meet to discuss their plans for a strike following a successful strike ballot announced earlier this week, the PCS union which is also recognised by the HCA has threatened to escalate to an industrial action ballot if the Agency fails to negotiate within the next two weeks.<
HCA Unite members vote for strike action
Call for fairer allocation refused
Unite members at the Homes and Communities Agency have voted in favour of strike action. Members are angry that once again their call for a fairer allocation of the pay settleme
Resolving Dispute 'Too Much Work for HR' - HCA Staff Told!
Members of Unite, Unison and the PCS protested outside the April HCA Board meeting hours after receiving a letter from the Interim Chief Executive, Mark Hodgkinson, telling them that their pay grievance could not be addressed as it would involve too much work for HR.
HCA Budget Cuts - Unite Prepares to Resist!
The Homes and Communities Agency (HCA) has been asked by its sponsor department (Communities and Local Government, CLG) to model cuts of 25% and 40% of operating costs to meet the cuts announced as part of the Comprehensive Spending Review 2015. The CLG itself has already announced that a 'Vo
HCA Strike Fund Appeal
As reported previously, Unite members at the Homes and Communities Agency (HCA) have taken 3 days of strike action (25-27 March) over the divisive and unfair way that the Agency has chosen to allocate pay, and because the Agency has consistently failed to negotiate in any meaningful way. See
Unite On Strike at the HCA
Unite members at the Homes and Communities Agency have taken 3 days of strike action (25-27 March) on over the divisive and unfair way that the Agency has chosen to allocate pay, and because the Agency has consistently failed to negotiate in a meaningful way on this key issue. The strike followed