HMRC has today (19 October) announced further changes to its ‘Building Our Future’ programme. These are essentially updates on two main areas: the Manchester regional centre dates; and updates for eight other offices.
Account of 8 August meeting
The group executive committee (GEC) is encouraging completion of the survey this year. It is voluntary and how you complete it is entirely your choice.
The first tranche of staff from Benefits and Credit in Preston transferred to DWP Universal Credit (UC) on October 3 2017. The next tranche to transfer will again be in Preston on 8 January 2018. Both these tranches will be joining colleagues from St Austell and Ryscar House Blackpool who transferred from HMRC to DWP Universal Credit in 2016.
Once again the VOA has imposed the annual pay settlement on members in the agency, with full details now posted on the VOA intranet.