Public sector pay awards limited to 1% until 2016

The government has confirmed that pay awards for most public sector workers will be limited to 1% in 2014-15.

Pay

In the Budget 2014, Chancellor George Osborne also announced the intention that pay awards would be limited to 1% in 2015-16.

In the civil service, proposals have now been agreed with departments and covers half the civil service workforce towards removing progression pay by 2015-16.