Abellio Scotrail

28 October 2019

Abellio scotrail

Current Pay:



2nd year of two-year deal - as of 4 Oct 2020 salary rises to £51,500 (or Aug 2020 RPI if higher than 3%)

Next Claim:

4 Oct 2021

Rest Day Working Sanction:

Sanctioned until 28 March 2020

Additional Comments:

Sunday & Rest Day min payment Driver £178. Sunday Driving Allowance £73.70 for each Sunday duty worked

ASLEF Charter Achievements

Clean salary:

Sick Pay 100% for 26 wks, then remainder of year at 50% of salary.  2013/14 pay deal intro of Critical Illness Cover

100% Pensionable Pay:

100% on future service only from 2005

32 hours/Sundays inside:

Yes. 35 Hour week 1601 annual hours (36 hr rostered week + extra weeks leave)
4 day week 4 day week dependent on work at each location, 104 rest days excl rural depots
Leave arrangements 5 weeks annual leave & 4 bank holidays, 6 floating days. Minimum 104 rest days P/A

Special Leave Arrangements :

Maternity 100% of ave earnings first 13 weeks then SMP fof 13 weeks, Paternity 100% ave earnings 1st week then 1 week Statutory. Adoption 100% ave earnings first 13 weeks then 13 weeks stat pay.


As per BR

Medically Restricted Drivers:

As per DRI provided vacancies exist. Min salary £38,630 for restricted drivers after 5 years. Medically restricted Dvrs through suicides are redeployed 100% salary yearly reviews

Travel Facilities:

Protected staff, also all grades will receive free residential travel on Scotrail & unlimited free leisure travel on all Abelio TOCs along w/ spouse/partners & children

DOO status DOO status-driver only operation on PTE as of 2019
HS/Welfare Ongoing

Proactive recruitment of Company training:

Ongoing recrutiment for 2018/19

Enhanced training Two Driving Simulators being used for trainees & mainline drivers during normal CMS

Retirement at 60:

No progression for future negotiation. Retired from 2008 free travel.

Max 9h30 Day:

10hrs exception being rural depots. From Dec 2018: 8hrs45mins between 22:00 & 04:59

Reduced hours etc:

Max 46 hrs for training. From 31/03/17 max 39hrs rostered week work . Rostered week Senior WP looking at reducing rostered hours


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