Latest ACAS Statistics Published

ACAS has published its most recent quarterly statistics, these covering the nine-month period between April 2017 and December 2017.  The statistics show that between the start of April 2017 and the end of July 2017, ACAS conciliators received around £1,700 notifications per week.  Since the Supreme Court Ruling on Employment Tribunal fees, this figure has risen to around 2,200 notifications per week. The statistics also show that during the relevant nine-month period, 17% of cases dealt with through the ACAS Early Conciliation process settled, with 26% of claims progressing to a tribunal claim.