The Valla guide to
Working time and unpaid wages

Your employment contract typically states your normal working hours and pay. If you feel like you’re regularly working past your contract hours or your pay is not being accurately calculated, these guides may help you understand your legal options.

Working time and unpaid wages guides

Video lessons from Valla

Templates you can use in working time and unpaid wages cases

These document and letter templates are useful in cases of working time and unpaid wages.

  • Grievance letter template

    Raise a grievance with confidence using our letter template.


  • ET1 Particulars of Claim Template

    Get the ET1 form right with our Particulars of Claim template. Set out the background and details of your Tribunal claim, professionally and effectively.


Help a friend or colleague

  • Become a discrimination first aider

    Become a first responder in times of crisis – someone that others can come to for help, trained in the basics of what rights employees have, discrimination law and work and what steps they can take next.

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