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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
AK Stoddart Food processing 01/06/2015 1.5% increase
Alliance Healthcare Wholesale 01/06/2015 2.5% increase (16 month agreement); profit-related bonus scheme
Boots Contract Manufacturing Manufacturing 01/05/2015 1.0% increase; further 2% increase from November 2015 (18 month settlement)
Department for Work and Pensions Government 01/07/2015 1.0% increase to pay rates, lowest pay rates minima (AA, SGB2 national) increased by 2.5%; performance related payments from £500-£1,670
DHL (B&Q) Swindon Distribution 01/07/2015 2.0% increase
FGH (Grattans) Retail 01/05/2015 2.2% increase
Finlay Beverages (Pontefract) Food processing 01/06/2015 2.0% increase
Firefighters Fire service 01/07/2015 1.0% increase
FMC (Girvan) Manufacturing 01/05/2015 2.25% increase
Hermes Distribution 01/05/2015 1.5% increase
Johnson Matthey Manufacturing 01/07/2015 2.5% pay increase
Nationwide Finance 01/07/2015 2.0% increase to salary ranges or Living Wage increase; PRP increases between 2.25%-5.75; improvements to defined contribution pension

For the three months from April-June, the median increase on the lowest pay rate was 2.3%.

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
  • 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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