This briefing sets out the background to the Autumn Budget and Spending Review 2021, which will take place on 27 October 2021. The Office for Budget Responsibility (OBR) will publish revised forecasts for the economy and public finances on the same day.
A Westminster Hall debate on e-petitions 306845 and 328754, relating to financial rewards for government workers and keyworkers has been scheduled for Monday 14 December 2020 at 4.30pm. The debate will be led by Tonia Antoniazzi MP.
Coronavirus: Support for businesses, 9 December 2020
Public sector pay, 2 December 2020
Coronavirus: Support for household finances, 22 June 2020
Frontline fatigue:key workers living through lockdown phase 2, RSA, 7 December 2020
Coronavirus and key workers in the UK, ONS, May 2020
Differences between key workers, IFS, April 2020
3)Early Day Motion
Government Workers’ Pay, EDM 252, tabled on 7 December 2020