2 December 2021
Hundreds of HMCTS members have said in a consultative ballot that they would support strike action over the continued use of the fundamentally flawed Common Platform digital case management system.
25 November 2021
As PCS ballots court staff over the deeply flawed and failing Common Platform system many have shared with us myriad concerns including feeling at risk, incredibly stressed, overwhelmed, and ill.
29 October 2021
PCS is aware of issues regarding additional payments made to Digital Support Officers relating to the changes in the way staff carrying out these roles are paid.
8 October 2021
As part of the MoJ pay deal a number of existing allowances and ways of remuneration for certain specialist grade jobs changed and interim arrangements have been put in place pending a series of reviews across all of these roles.
16 September 2021
PCS has met with the HMCTS pay team to discuss specialist pay. The meeting focussed on Saturday and bank holiday ‘occasional’ courts and legal adviser pay. HMCTS has advised that the proposal outlined to PCS is an interim arrangement.