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Directions and Guidance for Employment Tribunals (Scotland)

Table of contents

  1. FAQ-COVID-19
  2. Agendas and Guidance Documents
  3. Practice Directions
  4. Presidential Guidance
  5. Case Management Orders

FAQ – COVID-19

FAQ – updated 1 June 2020
1 June 2020

Agendas and Guidance Documents

Remote Hearings Practical Guidance
12 June 2020

PH Agenda for Equality Act claim (claimant)
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3 April 2020

Agenda Completion Guidance for Equality Act Claim (claimant)
3 April 2020

PH Agenda for Equality Act claim (respondent)
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3 April 2020

Agenda Completion Guidance for Equality Act claims (respondent)
3 April 2020

PH Agenda for Public Interest Disclosure Claim (claimant)
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3 April 2020

Agenda Completion Guidance for Public Interest Disclosure Claim (claimant)
3 April 2020

PH Agenda for Public Interest Disclosure Claim (respondent)
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3 April 2020

Agenda Completion Guidance for Public Interest Disclosure Claim (respondent)
3 April 2020

PH agenda for Equality Act AND Public interest disclosure claim (claimant)
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3 April 2020

Agenda Completion Guidance for Equality Act and Public Interest Disclosure claims (claimant)
3 April 2020

PH Agenda for Equality Act and Public Interest Disclosure claim (respondent)
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3 April 2020

Agenda Completion Guidance for Equality Act and Public Interest Disclosure Claims (respondent)
3 April 2020

Practice Directions

Practice Direction: Fixing and Conduct of Remote Hearings
11 June 2020

Presidential Practice Direction: Electronic Signatures
4 May 2020

Presidential Practice Direction (Scotland): Presentation of Claims
28 November 2018

Making a Statutory Appeal (Scotland)
11 September 2017

Employment Tribunals (Scotland) Direction of the President: Holiday Pay Direction
27 March 2015

Holiday Pay Direction: Accompanying Note
27 March 2015

Presidential Practice Direction (Scotland) – Addresses for serving documents in special cases
17 December 2013

Employment Tribunals (Scotland) Practice Direction No. 2: Sist for Mediation
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14 December 2006

Employment Tribunals (Scotland) Practice Direction No. 1: Providing a List of Documents 14 days before a Hearing.
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14 December 2006

Presidential Guidance

Amendment to Direction Issued by Employment Tribunal Presidents on 19 March 2020
24 March 2020

Employment Tribunals listing direction review outcome
The Presidents of Employment Tribunals (England and Wales and Scotland) have carried out a second review of their Joint Direction, first issued on 19 March 2020, amended on 24 March 2020 and subject to a first review on 29 April 2020, regarding the listing of Employment Tribunal cases during the COVID-19 pandemic. Following on from that review the Direction remains in force in its current form. The Presidents will shortly issue a ‘road map’, appended to an amended FAQ sheet, which provides further detail about the listing and methods of conduct of ET hearings over the next few months.
29 May 2020

Presidential Guidance Vento Bands (Third-Addendum)
27 March 2020

Presidential Guidance Employment Tribunals COVID-19
19 March 2020

Presidential guidance in connection with the conduct of Employment Tribunal proceedings during the COVID-19 pandemic
18 March 2020

Presidential Guidance Vento Bands (Second Addendum)
25 March 2019

Presidential Guidance Vento Bands (First Addendum)
23 March 2018

Presidential Guidance Vento Bands
5 September 2017

Presidential Guidance Pension Loss Second Addendum
December 2019

Principles for Compensating Pension Loss Fourth Edition (2nd revision)
2019

Presidential Guidance Pension Loss
10 August 2017

Presidential Guidance (Scotland): Seeking a postponement of a hearing
16 January 2014

Case Management Orders

Case Management Order of the President of the Employment Tribunals (Scotland) re Unison 2
18 August 2017

Case Management Order of the President of the Employment Tribunals (Scotland) re Unison
9 August 2017