The PFCC has taken the decision to implement the NJC settlement of 1.5% for Firefighters as set out
in the NJC Circular NJC/4/21. In addition to this, the PFCC has also agreed in principle to implement
the 1.5% NJC proposed settlement for Brigade Managers subject to confirmation and NJC circulars
being issued, approve the use of the PFCC contingency in 2021/22 to meet the majority of the costs
and ratify the decision made in April 2021 to not award a pay increase for Fire Staff for 2021 in line
with the Government directions as part of the 2021/22 budget.
Details of advice taken
Professional financial and legal advice has been sought to ensure the decision best supports
business need and represents value for money.
Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner
NFRS Decision Record 65 NFRS Pay Awards