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Building a Model Seasonal Workers’ Scheme – ALP Position Paper – May 2017 Featured

Posted 25 May, 2017 and filed under “New

The ALP has published a briefing and position paper on “Building a model seasonal workers’ scheme”. The ALP is supportive of the introduction of sector based Seasonal Workers’ Permit Based Quota Schemes (“Seasonal Workers’ Scheme”). This should be allowed for those sectors that can evidentially demonstrate a seasonal workers’ requirement which cannot be met through […]

Employment Practices in the Modern Economy Independent Review – ALP submission – May 2017 Featured

Posted 18 May, 2017 and filed under “News

In October 2016, the Prime Minister commissioned Matthew Taylor, the Chief Executive of the Royal Society of Arts, to conduct an independent review of how employment practices need to change in order to keep pace with modern business models. The review will consider the implications of new forms of work, driven by digital platforms, for […]

ALP Press Release: Feeding the Nation: Act now to address impending labour shortages

Posted 11 April, 2017 and filed under “ALP Press Releases

The Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee inquiry into the challenges to the food supply chain from shortages of workers is drawing to a conclusion. The Association of Labour Providers has previously submitted its position paper Labour Immigration Policy Pre and Post EU Exit – November 2016 and provided oral evidence to the Committee. The […]

ALP Roadshow 2017 – All Clear? – places still available at Grantham

Posted 17 March, 2017 and filed under “Event

In these times of uncertainty we will keep you up to date with the latest key developments. Roadshows are free to ALP members and their clients and to all suppliers to the retailers and although most dates have now passed, we still have a few places left at Grantham on 23rd May. Entitled All Clear?, this years’ roadshows […]