22 July 2022
The huge pressures facing HM Passport Office workers of continuing low pay, and the stress caused by a lack of planning and poor preparation for the current high demand in passport applications, has been highlighted by MPs.
25 May 2022
Industrial action works, and inspires others to stand up and say ‘enough is enough’, said the chair of the PCS parliamentary group as he delivered the group’s annual report to conference the day after delegates agreed to ballot over pay and pensions.
26 April 2022
PCS has dismissed as absurd prime minister Boris Johnson’s calls to privatise HM Passport Office when it is clear that the current problems in passport processing are mainly down to the casualisation of the workforce.
28 January 2022
The union’s DWP group executive committee (GEC) met yesterday and agreed to demand urgent negotiations with DWP and press for a range of measures
21 January 2022
Following the prime minister’s announcement to lift the Plan B Covid restrictions, the DWP has followed suit in effectively lifting Covid-related safety measures for staff and jobcentre claimants, increasing the risk to our members and the public.