The Tribunal Service has published its Annual Report and Accounts outlining its objectives for the future together with performance over the past year.  

The Report can be viewed by clicking on the following link:  

http://www.tribunals.gov.uk/Tribunals/Documents/Publications/239_016_TS_AR_2009_Web_Version.pdf.  

ACAS have also published their Annual Report. The report shows a rise in the number of claims for unfair dismissal which ACAS consider is due to the recession. The total number of complaints which ACAS were involved in where the main ground of complaint was conciliated upon was 138,535 compared to 151,249 the previous year.  

This report can be viewed by clicking on the following link:

http://www.acas.org.uk/CHttpHandler.ashx?id=1626.