Decision details

Holiday Pay

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No

Purpose:

The report provides Members with information on the Council’s proposed approach to resolve a dispute relating to the underpayment of holiday pay in light of recent case law in this area. The proposed approach is to pay a plusage of 7.66% on a range of elements which are non-contractual and therefore are not paid to an employee when they are on holiday. This approach is in line with other GM Authorities. The report also charts the key milestones leading up to the current position and sets the recommendation in the context of the Council’s industrial relations and financial position.

Decisions:

Members received a report that provided Members with information on the Council’s proposed approach to resolve a dispute relating to the underpayment of holiday pay in light of recent case law in this area.

 

RESOLVED

 

That Cabinet approves to pay a plusage of 7.66% to a defined list of non-contractual payments to compensate for employees not receiving these regular payments when taking holidays.

 

Report author: Ann Ridyard

Publication date: 26/02/2020

Date of decision: 28/01/2020

Decided at meeting: 28/01/2020 - Cabinet

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