Our Ref: B/0001/SL(MD)
16TH December 2019
Rates of Pay & Conditions of Service 2019
Stagecoach Lancaster (Morecambe Depot Drivers)
In line with union policy, a pay claim for an increase in pay and improved terms and conditions was submitted to the company. The Regional Organiser has met with them and the following offer has been tabled:-
A two-year pay deal increasing the conventional rate from £10.87 per hour to £11.50 per hour in four stages:-
With effect from 1st December 2019, rates increase by 2.12%
With effect from 1st August 2020, rates increase by 1.35%
With effect from 1st December 2020, rates increase by 0.44%
With effect from 1st April 2021, rates increase by 1.77%
New Starter to Conventional Rate qualifying period reduced from twelve months to six months.
Next negotiations will commence in 2021 for a 1st December anniversary date.
The offer has been considered by your union’s National Executive Committee and after careful deliberation; it has instructed me to inform the company of our acceptance of the offer. This instruction has been carried out and I have requested that the increase and any back monies are paid at the earliest opportunity.