1 July 2022
On 16 May the SPJ wrote to all magistrates announcing that following Proofs of Concepts in Lavender Hill and Leamington Spa, HMCTS would begin to roll out a new operating model in Single Justice Procedure (SJP) cases.
24 June 2022
Continuing discussions between managers and staff are encouraged, to try to resolve issues. Line managers are the decision makers, and the the new forums are purely advisory.
23 June 2022
In clear breach of the dispute process HMCTS informed PCS at 9.37pm yesterday that they would be announcing to staff at 09.30am today that they will proceed with the Common Platform roll-out.
17 June 2022
PCS fully supports our RMT colleagues in their fight to defend jobs and for fair pay. The action will lead to severe rail disruption and PCS has raised the implications of the disruption with HMRC.
10 June 2022
HMCTS has informed PCS that it will introduce Common Platform working at the following locations with effect from this Saturday (11 June).