18 December 2020
Work policy research
Citizens Advice helps thousands of people with employment issues each year. Millions more access our employment advice online. We therefore have a detailed understanding of how the labour market is changing and the consequences for other aspects of workers’ lives.
21 October 2020
‘Tribunal trouble’ sets out the scale of the challenge faced by the employment tribunal system in the pandemic and redundancy crisis - and what urgent action is needed to ensure affected workers have access to redress.
06 August 2020
‘An unequal crisis’ explores which groups face greater risk of redundancy and why workers need better enforcement of their rights - as soon as possible.
27 August 2019
Last month the government announced that they would be establishing a single enforcement body for employment rights, this is an important step forward which they should implement in full.
14 June 2017
17 April 2017
Citizens Advice sets out how to halve the health and disability employment gap
17 April 2017
Citizens Advice response to the Government Green Paper on Work, Health and Disability
01 February 2017
Sharp practice occurs when people are treated unfairly at work. It can include cases where existing legal protections are disregarded as well as cases where employment is potentially legal but not in the spirit of the law.
19 January 2017
Recommendations on balancing flexibility and security in a changing labour market
22 November 2016
The problems that can make the difference between ‘just managing’—and not
11 August 2016
A collection of short reports highlighting the importance of income security
02 August 2016
Citizens Advice explores the health and disability employment gap
12 June 2016
Research based on polling that analysed insecurity in the labour market.
15 March 2016
Self-employed people in debt find it difficult to deal with their debt and their options may be limited. We explore their experiences and the support available.
28 January 2016
Self-employed people are not saving into pensions nor saving for retirement at all. Citizens Advice is calling for changes to encourage them to save.
21 December 2015
Self-employment provides flexibility and control for many, but when these are lost, work/life balance can suffer and businesses can fail.
07 December 2015
This new report from Citizens Advice tracks the highs and lows of the self-employment journey
26 October 2015
Citizens Advice's new report explores the experiences of employees with non-traditional contracts, including the impacts their work has on their finances and home lives.
09 October 2015
And how different is the picture to a decade ago?
Neither one thing nor the other: how reducing bogus self-employment could benefit workers, business and the Exchequer
18 August 2015
How reducing bogus self-employment could benefit workers, business and the Exchequer.