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  • 2016 pension levy reductions 21 September 2016 -   The union has received a number of queries from members regarding the reduction in the so-called pension levy under the Lansdowne Road Agreement. A degree of confusion may have arisen because the Lansdowne Road deal originally envisaged two changes in the pension levy threshold this year – one in January (raising the threshold from […]
  • Community and voluntary sector workers left behind on pay – IMPACT 21 September 2016 - Union says Government must meet its programme commitment to improve sector funding IMPACT trade union, which represents approximately 5,000 workers in the community and voluntary sector, has said that workers in the sector are at risk of being left behind as pay restoration begins to take hold in other sectors of the economy. The union […]
  • IMPACT returns to the Lobby Register (1st May to 31st August 2016) 20 September 2016 - IMPACT has submitted its returns to the Lobby Register covering the period from 1st May to 31st August 2016. Lobbying organisations are required to publish their returns no later than 21 days after the end of the relevant reporting period. The Regulation of Lobbying Act was signed into law last year and commenced on 1st September 2015. […]