this week the government confirmed awards for police and prison officers.
Recomendations from the NHS pay review body can be found on their website. This is one of the 8 main public sector pay review bodies for the UK.
Their role is explained in this introduction from the Office of Manpower economics.
For background and discussion on the issues.
Keep up to date with recent Guardian Newspaper articles.
read the briefing paper published by IFS on recent pay restraint policy
A number of unions oppose the cap. In particular those in the health sector.
UNISON has called for an NHS pay rise.
as part of its pay up now campaign
The Health Foundation has published reports on its impact on morale and employment
for comparison with pay and conditions of other workers See the ONS national statistics on Earnings and Working hours.