20 January 2022
We have submitted our 2022 pay claim to the Department for Culture, Media and Sport, which seeks to address levels of disparity and inequality that are completely unacceptable and are in urgent need of redress.
3 December 2021
On 1 December PCS reps and advocates in HMPPS met to consider our next steps on pay.
30 November 2021
PCS has written to DCMS condemning the newest guidance on mask wearing as being unclear, inconsistent and illogical, leaving members at increased risk of Covid infection and abuse from visitors.
12 November 2021
The government recommendations for pay in HMPPS are an insult to members.
20 October 2021
Justice Secretary Dominic Raab made the announcement, saying: "Prison staff make an essential contribution to public service and their ongoing efforts, particularly in the challenging context of the Covid-19 pandemic, have been greatly appreciated."