Press releases

27/03/2015 - Talent Action Plan will only be achieved by co-operating with unions, says FDA

26/03/2015 - ARC welcomes Public Accounts Committee’s recommendations on improving tax collection

18/03/2015 - Blanket ban on civil service media contact is ‘unnecessary, unworkable and unjustified’, says FDA

17/03/2015 - FDA supports PASC’s recommendation for a new approach to civil service pay

12/03/2015 - Government continues to put capability of the civil service at risk by failing to address pay gap, says FDA

25/02/2015 - Inspectorate of Prosecution report is ‘a wake-up call’ for Scottish Government, says FDA

18/02/2015 - FDA welcomes proposal for an inquiry into recent National Library of Wales Employment Tribunal

11/02/2015 - Employment tribunal judgement finds ‘no basis for charge of gross misconduct’ against FDA members

06/02/2015 - Cut tax avoidance by investing in staff, says senior HMRC union leader

22/01/2015 - Scottish Government plans £1.1m cuts for Prosecutor staffing despite £92m Justice underspend

12/01/2015 - Scottish Government underspend must be re-allocated for public services, says FDA

03/12/2014 - Autumn Statement ‘excludes public servants from benefits of their own success’, says FDA General Secretary

27/11/2014 - FDA welcomes Chief Executive’s refreshing honesty that civil service is having to do ‘30% too much across the board’

14/11/2014 - Scottish prosecutors warn Government of ‘damage to administration of justice’ due to cuts and increased workload

07/11/2014 - Employment tribunal finds FDA members at National Library of Wales were unfairly dismissed

20/10/2014 - Salary gap presents risk to Government efforts to close tax gap, says ARC

15/10/2014 - FDA welcomes new rules on appointments of civil service heads of department

05/09/2014 - Government Talent Action Plan welcomed but union involvement is vital, says FDA

15/07/2014 - Civil service needs stable and unified leadership, says FDA

14/07/2014 - FDA welcomes Government U-turn on Land Registry sell off

15/05/2014 - Politicians need to ‘get off the backs of civil servants and recognise their value and professionalism’ says FDA leader