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Royal Mail employment policies are ideal for reps and colleagues as a quick guide to our full agreements. (Updated 2017)

Royal Mail have developed summaries on the agreements colleagues most frequently ask about. The at-a-glance summaries give an overview of the key parts of the policies so you can quickly find the information you need.

The policies are available from, the intranet and are also in the public domain through search engines, we have published them here for easy access, excuse the cheeky copy/paste, they include...

• Time off: annual holiday

• Time off: other leave

• Sick pay

• Attendance

• Being a parent

• Flexible working

See all the policies Here...

Registered members of the site have access to the full agreements in our downloads forum.


The use of REX Auto vs BSI
Christmas drivers: MO for end of requirement?
Christmas shifts
Micromanaging drivers time
Parcelforce Worldwide Manchester move increases local capacity
LTB 663/18 - Parcelforce Joint Statement Underpinning Incentive Payment
Christmas Temps
LTB 633/18 - Royal Mail, Parcelforce and RM International Christmas Operations 2018 - Temporary Dedicated Parcel Sort Centres (PSCs), Outhouses and Marquees - Health and Safety
LTB 629/18 - Agreement Between CWU & PFW On 2018 Autumn Pressure And Christmas Remuneration Proposals For All CWU Grade Depot Employees
REX Severe

MGV Drivers Supplements
Night sorter shift allowance
One Logisitics
What is the average part time hours P/W in your office
Part Time 20Hrs contract Holidays entitlement
Bank hol + day off
Day off in lieu.
SWW April 2019
LTB 721/18 - Addendum - Terms of Reference between Royal Mail Logistics and the CWU regarding the Use of Forward Facing Cameras - Extension of Trial Activity to the National Distribution Centre and Co
LTB 720/18 - Addendum - TOR For The Trial of Resource Scheduler in MCs, PRDC & DOs


Stockwatch: Time to buy Royal Mail shares?

can falling share price trigger a RM takeover?

Can Royal Mail PLC outperform the FTSE 100 in 2019?

Shares in Royal Mail tumble after FedEx fails to deliver

Royal Mail Sells Plot Of Land In London For GBP22 Million

Life of Postman Poet Edward Capern marked on 200th anniversary of his birth

Statement: Recovering postal regulation and consumer advocacy costs

Statement: Review of Second Class stamp safeguard caps

Calls to ban low-level letterboxes and adopt EU standard

How the postal strikes drove this postman to depression - but he is now fighting back

Missing mail mystery for Park South residents worried about identity theft

Royal Mail postman who stole to fund addiction is jailed

Postal worker was not unfairly dismissed after leave of absence and sick pay dispute

Postie Nigel Scott named Gatehouse of Fleet Citizen of the Year 2019


Coventry woman stunned amid claims delivery driver 'drew cartoon penis on Christmas parcel'

Amazon delivery drivers forced to pee in bottles and earning less than minimum wage

A-poo-logy from Hermes for driver's extra parcel

Canada Post says backlog subsiding amid lower-than-expected parcel volumes

Kiwibot delivery robot catches fire after 'human error'

'Rock-solid strike' on the Isle of Man

More than 200 Isle of Man postal workers begin strike

Isle of Man Post Office: Tynwald backs plans to cut Saturday deliveries

Canada postal workers union challenges constitutionality of back-to-work law

Health and safety fears over York Post Office move

Hove MP speaks out in Commons about Western Road Post Office

Post Office stops "horrified" MP from talking to staff

A former Subpostmaster writes: "I am broken."

Subpostmasters suing Post Office over IT failures stunned by CEO's honour


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