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Advice leaflet - Early Conciliation explained

Early Conciliation explained The pdf  Conciliation explained [120kb] explains how Early Conciliation works.

Early Conciliation was announced as part of the Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Act 2013, and become available from 6 April 2014.

This means that Acas is able to offer Early Conciliation to help to settle the dispute without going to an Employment Tribunal.

The Early Conciliation explained leaflet covers:

  • how a request for Early Conciliation is made
  • how Early Conciliation can help
  • how long it lasts
  • what happens if conciliation is successful and
  • what happens if an agreement isn't reached during the process.