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Personal grievances

A personal grievance is a type of complaint that an employee may bring against a current or former employer.

What is a personal grievance?

A personal grievance is a type of complaint that an employee may bring against a current or former employer.

The personal grievance process

If the first steps of solving a problem don’t fix the issue, in many instances an employee can raise a personal grievance.

Unjustifiable dismissal

A dismissal must be for a good reason and be carried out fairly otherwise the employee may have a personal grievance claim.

Unjustified disadvantage

Employer actions can result in an unjustified disadvantage to the employee.

Page last revised: 26 May 2020

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