All members of the EUCU branch were e-balloted in July 2019 to confirm a local subscription proposed at the AGM in May 2019, to fund a 0.2 FTE administrator to support the branch. The final result of the Exeter UCU e-ballot which closed on Friday 19th of July, 12:00 noon, is as follows:

Do you support the raising of a local branch subscription?

Yes: 200 (85.5%)
No: 34 (14.5%)

Total: 234/938 (25% turnout)

This is an overwhelming majority for allowing a branch subscription to go ahead.

The new UCU subscription rates effective 1 September 2019 to 31 August 2020, per calendar month, will be:

Annual Earnings above National Joint National Local
 £60K £26.55 (£26.29) £19.91 (£19.71) £1.00
 £40K £23.58 (£23.35) £17.68 (£17.51) £1.00
 £30K £20.81 (£20.61) £15.60 (£15.45) £1.00
 £20K £18.13 (£17.96) £13.59 (£13.47) £1.00
 £15K £10.81 (£10.71) £8.10 (£8.03) £0
 £5K £4.71 (£4.67) £3.53 (£3.50) £0
 £0K £1.00 (£0.99) £0.75 (£0.74) £0

(Figures in brackets exclude the political fund element.) Joint National rates are applicable to joint BOS, CSP, MU, RCM, RCN, SCP and SOR members.

Note the changes in the national subscription rates taking effect on 1st of September 2019, arising from the decisions of UCU’s National Congress and the National Executive Committee.

It is important that members update their subscription level online using My UCU, and check all contact details are up-to-date.