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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
Air Products (Liquid Bulk Drivers) Distribution 01/07/2016 1.8% increase
Alstom Transport West Coast Traincare Transport 01/06/2016 2.2% increase
Dunbia (Elgin) Food processing 01/08/2016 1.5% increase; improved banding rates (8 month deal)
EDF Energy (Nuclear) Energy 01/07/2016 2.0% increase
Fire Service Emergency 01/07/2016 1.0% increase
Hanon Systems UK Motor 01/06/2016 2.0% general increase plus 0.5% merit pay
Institute of Cancer Research Research 01/08/2016 1.5% increase
Institute for Employment Studies Research 03/08/2016 2.0% increase; 50% of any surplus in the financial year will be distributed to staff
Scottish government Government 01/08/2016 £400 increase for staff earning under £22,000; progression increases; pay range maxima increased; improved maternity and paternity
Scottish Water Water 01/07/2016 1.8% increase; standby rates increase by 4%
Southern Water Services Water 01/07/2016 2.0% increase for lowest paid, 1.5% increase for majority and 0.6% increase to highest paid

For the three months from May-July, the median increase on the lowest pay and the median standard increase were both 2.0%.

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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