Useful trade union information

The TUC – Trades Union Congress – is a trade union confederation that in the United Kingdom consists of 50 trade unions from a variety of sectors.

You can consult the TUC site at:

Other contacts that you can use are:

T. 020 7636 4030


At regional level, the TUC is organised as follows:

  • London, East & South East

  • Midlands

  • Northern

  • North West

  • South West

  • Yorkshire & the Humber

  • Wales TUC

  • TUC in Scotland

From a sectorial point of view, TUC is organised into trade unions, such as the following (related to those sectors where there are more Portuguese and Polish workers):



  • GMB



  • TSSA