Certification Officer


The Certification Officer is appointed by the Government and has various legal responsibilities to do with both trade unions and employer organisations. For example, the Certification Officer can give a union a certificate of independence, establishing it as a genuine trade union free from employer interference.

Address: Certification Office, 22nd Floor, Euston Tower, 286 Euston Road, London NW1 3JJ. Tel: 020 7210 3734.

Note: The Certification Office has had to leave Euston Tower and is currently based in temporary accommodation.