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GMB Scotland in Perth & Kinross Council Waste – COSLA – Vote Now!

FAO: GMB Perth & Kinross Council Members in Waste

Dear Member,

GMB Scotland in Perth & Kinross Council: Vote Now!

Your ballots will be landing on your doorstep this week.

It so important that you use your vote. We want you to vote YES and show Perth & Kinross Council and COSLA how powerful you and your fellow council workers are.

If you do not receive your ballot by Monday please get in touch by emailing

Please post your ballots back as soon as possible and encourage your colleagues to do the same.

GMB is urging you to vote YES to show your collective strength.

Keir Greenaway
GMB Scotland Senior Organiser – Public Services



Join GMB Scotland online

You can click here to join GMB Scotland online and leave the rest to GMB.

(Congress 2021 agreed that membership rates would remain unchanged from those implemented from 1 Oct 2020.)

From 1 Oct 2020 

Full time – Grade 1 = £14.57 per month

Part time – Grade 2 = £8.40 per month, GMB members working part-time for 20 hours or less and GMB members under 18 years. If you work in a school please check the current GMB rate with GMB Scotland 0141 332 8641.

Sick and unemployed members = 5p per week.

Retired life members = If a GMB member retires on or after 1 July 2015, they can apply for free retired life membership within three months of no longer paying contributions in line with rules 45 or 46. To qualify, they have to be permanently retired from paid work, be members for at least 5 years and apply in writing to become retired life members of the union.

Apprentices = £2 per month

Non-working Students = £1 per month, Students who are in employment will continue to pay the rate applicable to their employment and hours of work.

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Posted: 10th June 2022

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