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12 November 2014

NJC Web Alerts

In order to further improve communication within our industry, the NJC have introduced through the website an automatic notification system to highlight web updates as they happen. You can subscribe to this facility by simply signing up from the website via the red button marked “subscribe to web alerts”. If at any time you decide […]


6 November 2014

NJC Communique 03(14) NECC Wages & Conditions Claim 2016 & Beyond, 6.11.14

The NJC has issued Communique 03(14), which notes the NECC’s Wages & Conditions Claim 2016 & beyond. The Claim publication as tabled by the NECC representatives at the NJC F&GPC meeting on 5th November 2014 is available separately in PDF format. NJC Communique 03(14) is listed below (in the main latest news article) with all […]


30 October 2014

Charles Lovell OBE

It is with regret that we announce the death of Charles Lovell OBE. Better known as Charlie, he died on Monday 13th October following a fall at home some weeks earlier when he fractured his skull. Charlie had been making great progress in hospital, so much so that he was allowed two weeks’ respite care […]


3 October 2014

NJC Updated Reports September 2014

Current Major Projects Timeline October 2014, Major Projects and R&M Sites Monthly Reports September 2014, Major Projects and R&M Sites In Scope Manpower September 2014, Potential Projects over 30MW and with a possible start within 36 months Monthly Report 30.9.14, Potential Projects (under 30 MW and or unlikely to start within 36 months) 02.09.14  and Projects Maps for October […]


29 September 2014

Autumn NAECI Awareness One Day Training Course – 30.10.14

A number of successful One Day NJC NAECI Awareness Courses have been run in recent years and a further one has now been scheduled for autumn 2014 following a number of recent requests.   The course is specifically aimed at managers or union full time officials  new to the industry and/or the NAECI. Subject to suitable […]


17 September 2014

NJC Guidance Note (14)03 – Category 1 Basic Projects

The NJC has agreed to a new option for Category 1 to cater for smaller or new technology in-scope projects. This new arrangement will be known as Category 1 Basic and the detail is contained in NJC Guidance Note (14)03 which can be downloaded here. This Guidance Note can also be found listed with all […]


17 September 2014

NJC Guidance Note (14)02 – SPA Scope Guidance

A Guidance Note for use when negotiating Supplementary Project Agreements (SPAs) has been issued by the NJC.  The Guidance Note is available to download here and is listed with all other Guidance Notes to date in the Resources>Downloads>Guidance Notes section of the website.


24 July 2014

NJC Guidance Note (14)01 – Handling Redundancy

Following a recommendation contained in a recent NJC Stage 4 Finding and subsequent NJC discussions, a Guidance Note on Handling Redundancy has been issued by the NJC.  The Guidance Note is available to download here and is listed with all other Guidance Notes to date in the Resources>Downloads section of the website.


21 July 2014

NAECI ECI Forum Meeting Notes 1(14) 9.7.14

The NAECI ECI Forum met for its third meeting on 9 July 2014.  The meeting notes can be viewed here.


2 June 2014

NJC Communique 02(14) NAECI Weekly Sickness & Accident Rates July 2014

The NJC has issued NJC Communique 02(14) which details the new NAECI Weekly Sickness & Accident Benefit Rates from July 2014. Communiques 2014


7 April 2014

NJC Safety Statistics 2013

The NJC’s Accident Statistics for Audited Category 1 & 2 Projects/Sites for 2013 have now been published.


18 March 2014

NJC Communique 01(14) NAECI Contractual Severance Pay from 6th April 2014

The NJC has issued NJC Communique 01(14) which details the NAECI Contractual Severance pay rates from 6th April 2014. Communiques 2014


16 December 2013

NAECI 2014 Rates & Allowances

As detailed in the NAECI 2013-2015, new NAECI rates and allowances apply from Monday, 6th January 2014. Click here for NJC Communique 13(12) which gives full details of the 2014 rates and allowances. HMRC has confirmed that the existing taxation treatment arrangements can continue for the NAECI 2014 accommodation and radius allowances.  


29 November 2013

Lost Apprenticeship Indenture Papers

The NJCECI is not a training organisation or keeper of training records.  If you are looking for lost apprenticeship indenture papers please click here for further advice.


8 November 2013

NAECI ECI Forum Meeting Notes 2(13) 6.11.13

The NAECI ECI Forum met for its second meeting on 6 November 2013.   The meeting notes can be viewed here.


6 November 2013

Tax Relief on Business Mileage

You may be able to get tax relief for business mileage if you use your own vehicle for work. Click here for further information from HMRC on eligible criteria and click here for further information on how to apply.


6 November 2013

Measurement of Radius Allowance

NAECI 9.1(d) refers to the measurement between home and site for radius allowance purposes and stipulates the fastest route option on the RAC Routeplanner.  For guidance on NAECI based use of the RAC Routeplanner click here.


7 October 2013

NJC Communique 3(13) Radius Payments

The NJC has issued Communique 3(13) which emphasises the employers’ responsibility to ensure that their employees are paid the correct radius payments within the system agreed by the NJC and approved by HMRC.   This and other NJC Communiques issued in 2013 to date are listed below. Communiques 2013


14 August 2013

Autumn 2013 NAECI Awareness Course for Employers

A number of successful One Day NJC NAECI Awareness Workshops have been run in recent years and a further one has now been scheduled for autumn 2013 following recent requests from employers.  In addition to the usual Workshop coverage, key elements of the NAECI 2013 will be highlighted. Subject to suitable numbers registering, the free […]


29 July 2013

NJC Communique 2(13) Measurement of Radius Allowance – Requirement for Re-measure on 2nd September 2013

The NJC has issued Communique 2(13) which details a requirement for a re-measurement of radius allowance and any subsequent payment changes to be implemented on 2nd September 2013.  This and other NJC Communiques issued in 2013 to date are listed below. Communiques 2013