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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
BBC Media 01/08/2014 £650 increase for staff earning less than £50,000; £500 for staff earning more than £50,000; 1% increase to grade minima and maxima
Caledonian MacBrayne Transport 01/10/2014 2.75% increase; bonus scheme paying up to 1.5%
Curzon Cinema Leisure 01/10/2014 Pay increase to £8.00 for London based staff and £7.00 for other staff; in January 2015 pay will increase to Living Wage.
Further Education (England) Education 01/08/2014 Removal of lowest scale point (point 4) and increase of 2% to minimum rate for scale point 5 to £7.65, (equivalent to Living Wage); 1% increase to all other points
Gorkana Group Media 24/10/2014 3.0% increase; improved holidays
Guinness Trust Group Housing 01/10/2014 3.0% increase; up to 7.5% performance related pay
Koyo Bearings Manufacturing 01/10/2014 2.5% increase
Wienerberger Manufacturing 01/09/2014 2.5% increase plus £150 lump sum payment
Teaching (schools) Education 01/09/2014 1.0% increase to all points; pay progression linked to performance

For the three months from September-November, the median increase on the lowest pay rate was 2.4%.

graph of pay settlements and RPI
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
  • PCS
  • RMT
  • TSSA
  • UCU

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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