Union members who joined more than two months ago can access legal support from the IWGB Legal Department. To open a case, please use our online Casework form. Please use this form in relation to issues with your work.
To make sure that the Legal Department has enough time and resources to represent all union members effectively, there are rules you need to follow in order to get help with a case. Find out more about when and how to open a case.
Some workplace issues can be taken up within your branch. You can contact them directly using the details below or take a look at your branch’s page or website for more contact details.
Branch committees also have BAME Officers and Women and Non-Binary Officers who you can contact about racism or sexism at work.
Cleaners and Facilities
Phone: 07786 087722
Foster Care Workers
Security and Receptionists
United Private Hire Drivers
Phone: 07756 095679
University of London
ACAS: Acas gives employees and employers free, impartial advice on workplace rights, rules and best practice. https://www.acas.org.uk/
Latin American Women's Rights Services: Human rights, feminist organisation run by and for Latin American migrant women living in the UK. https://lawrs.org.uk/
London Renters Union: Become part of a city-wide community of renters. https://londonrentersunion.org/
Joint Council for the Welfare of Immigrants: If you are in the UK without status and need legal advice, call the JCWI helpline on 020 7553 7470. Irregular migrants helpline
Turn2Us: Find information on accessing benefits. https://www.turn2us.org.uk/