Stewards Zone

Welcome to the stewards resource page for all station reps, Health & Safety Reps and Learner Reps. This page has been created to help you find the resources you need to carry out your duties.

Visit the UNISON Knowledge Section for information on employment rights and key issues affecting people in the workplace and at home. It provides up-to-date and legally checked guidance, answers to common questions, links to useful external sites and access to supporting materials from various UNISON departments. You will need to be logged in to ‘My UNISON’ to view most documents.
You can now subscribe directly to this website through the box at the bottom of this page. Be sure to read the Branch blog as it will have important news and updates.

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Please use the tools on this page and throughout the website. Use the stationary templates. Although designed in Word they can be opened just as easily using free software such as open office. Details of this and other free software are available on our free software page.

If there are any items that you think should be on this page then please send an e-mail to:

Bargaining Guides

Most UNISON branch officers, stewards and safety reps will negotiate with employers at some time.

It is how you protect and promote the interests of your members and create fairness and equality at work.

These in-depth guides, along with our training courses and explanation of the process, give you the tools you need for effective negotiating and bargaining with employers.

Click here for the full list of guides

Claim Forms

The following claim forms have now been updated.

Retirement Grant Claim Form – PDF

Education Expenses Claim Form – PDF

Individual Expenses Claim Form – PDF

Please do not use the old forms as claims will not be valid on these.

Contact Details A5 Cards




Click here to download a PDF file to place the local stewards contact details.

Click here for an LAS Version






Click here to download a PDF file to place the local health & safety representatives contact details.




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