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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
Argos Retail 01/04/18 Removal of two age-related pay rates giving under 21 pay rate and over 21 pay rate; increases between 2% and 4.4%
Aviva Finance 01/04/18 3.0 paybill increase
Cooperative Group Retail 01/04/18 5.1% increase to standard hourly rate
Co-operative Travel Care Services 01/04/18 3.65% paybill increase, with performance-related awards from 0%-2.5%; staff aged under 25 move to National Living Wage £7.83
English Heritage Heritage 01/04/18 2.75% increase
GLL (Bromley Libraries) Local government 01/04/18 Increase to higher of London Living Wage or 2.0%; Filling of vacant posts; paid facility time
Matalan (Warehouse) Distribution 01/04/18 4.0% increase
N Brown Logistics Distribution 01/04/18 4.4% increase
Securitas (Tata Steel) Security 01/04/18 2.5% increase
South East Water Utilities 01/04/18 2.2% for staff earning £25,000pa, £550 for staff earning less

For the three months from February-April, the median standard increase was 3.0%. The increase on the lowest pay rate was higher at 3.2%.

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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