Agreement — workforce agreement for employer with more than 20 workers
Agreement — workforce agreement for employer with more than 20 workers

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  • Agreement — workforce agreement for employer with more than 20 workers
  • Parties
  • Background:

This workforce Agreement is made on [date]

Parties

  1. 1

    [Insert name of company] [of OR whose registered office is at] [insert address] company registration number [enter number] (the ‘Employer'); and

  1. 2

    the Workforce Representatives.

Background:

  1. (A)

    This Agreement applies to Relevant Employees;

  2. (B)

    The Workforce Representatives have been Duly Elected to represent the Relevant Employees;

  3. (C)

    The Employer and the Workforce Representatives enter this Agreement for the purposes of the Regulations and to modify or exclude the application of the Regulations in relation to [enter summary of ambit of agreement];

  4. (D)

    This Agreement will have effect from the Start Date subject to satisfaction of the signature conditions set out in clause 2;

  5. (E)

    Before the Sign-up Date, the Employer provided all Relevant Employees with copies of the text of this Agreement and a summary explaining its implications.

the parties agree as follows:

  1. 1

    Definitions

    1. 1.1

      In this Agreement:

    2. Duly Elected

      1. has the meaning assigned by Schedule 1 paragraphs 2 and 3 of the Regulations;

      Regulations

      1. means the Working Time Regulations 1998;

      Relevant Employees

      1. means all workers employed by the Employer from time to time working [enter details, eg in the Accounts Department, on the night shift] other than Unionised Employees;

      Sign-up Date

      1. means [[insert date] OR the date on which this Agreement was first