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Employment Tribunals Service

Question for Ministry of Justice

UIN 273448, tabled on 4 July 2019

To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what the average time to complete a single employment tribunal claim was in each year since 2010.

Answered on

9 July 2019

HM Courts & Tribunals Service can only provide data for the period 1 April 2014 to 31 March 2019. Data below the level of published statistics are not available prior to 1 April 2014 due to a data reconciliation exercise.

The average time taken to complete a single Employment Tribunal claim is published in the Tribunal Quarterly Statistics which can be found in Table T_1 of the Main Tables using the following link: The information is also included below:

2014/15 – 41 weeks

2015/16 – 29 weeks

2016/17 – 28 weeks

2017/18 – 27 weeks

2018/19 – 30 weeks

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