Directions and Guidance for Employment Tribunals (Scotland)

Updated: April 2019

An addendum to the joint (Scotland ET and England and Wales ET) Presidential Guidance on the Vento Bands has been published (below). This will apply to claims presented on or after 6 April 2019.

In addition to the Tribunal Rules an Employment Tribunal President can make Practice Directions. The Practice Directions listed below have been made by the President of the Employment Tribunals in Scotland and are applicable when the tribunal proceedings are being dealt with in Scotland.

It is also possible for the President to issue Presidential Guidance under Rule 7 of the Employment Tribunal Rules of Procedure. The Guidance which has been issued is listed below the Directions set out below