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Payline gives union members and officials access to information on more than 2,000 collective agreements with employers of all sizes in both the private and public sectors.

In addition to information about pay settlements and pay rates, Payline has information about working hours, holidays and special leave, overtime rates, pensions, shift pay, regional allowances, maternity, paternity, other family friendly policies (flexible working, career breaks), union facilities and other subjects that may be covered by negotiations.

Latest pay settlements

Recently reported pay settlements include:-

Agreement Sector Start Description
Edsential Education 01/07/19 Increases from 2.0%-7.4% with an average increase of just under 5%. Minimum hourly rate now Living Wage
Fulcrum Energy 01/07/19 2.0% increase
LAFD Funerals 01/07/19 2.5% increase
Natcen Social Research Research 01/07/19 2.6% paybill increase, all staff receive a 2.25% increase capped at £100
Nationwide Finance 01/07/19 Performance related increases of 0%-4.5% (2.5% for 'Achieving'; improved maternity, paternity and adoption pay; increased holiday entitled for level 1 and 2 staff
OP Chocolate Food Processing 01/07/19 25pph increase with a further 5pph in September
Southern Water Services Utilities 01/07/19 Minimum rate increased to new London Living Wage; other rates increase by 2%
Strictly Education (Surrey) Education 01/07/19 2.0% increase
World Animal Protection Voluntary 01/07/19 2.7% increase for staff earning over £28,000; 3.5% for staff earning less

For the three months from April-June, the median standard increase was 2.5%. The median increase on the lowest pay rate was higher at 2.8%.

graph of pay settlements and inflation
Payline user guide

The software is customised to meet different unions needs. Click here to choose the appropriate version of the guide.

Who can use Payline?
All members and officials of the unions listed below have access to Payline.
  • Community
  • GMB
  • NUJ
  • PCS
  • RMT
  • TSSA

If you do not know your password, phone 020 7902 9811 or email pay@lrd.org.uk - please tell us your union in the email.

Payline demonstration

Enter Payline and type in the user name guest and password guest for a demonstration.

PayLine subscriptions

Unions can only subscribe to Payline at a national level (rates vary according to the size of the union). If you would like to know more about subscribing to Payline please contact Lewis Emery or phone 020 7902 9811.


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