Version Tracker

V1 301021Minor amendments and omissions corrected to  Contents, G, H, I and sections 1.7, 2.1b, 2.5 and 2.7 c.
V1.1 211021COP26 Allowances and arrangements including a new QRG G and consequential renumbering, minor amendments to sections 1.7, 2.8, 4.1c and an additional section 4.12.
V1.2 191121As per Pay Agreement 2021, PNB Circular number to come, 5 and 15 days’ notice changed to 8 and 18 days’ notice.
V2.0.0 130122NEW PNB Circular references at 2.1, 4.1, 4.2, 4.3, 4.4, 4.5, and 4.11.
Include superintending ranks at 4.2
Alter gender references at 4.6
Remove 4.12 COP26 allowances
Remove duplication “of the date” in 6.4
Add hyperlinks to Section 2.8.1
Minor amendments to 2.8.1 for clarification
Changes to Section 1.1(i)
Updated allowances at 4.11
V4 160922Section 2.1 amend PNB Circular references
Section 3.1 various amendments to annual leave arrangements
Section 3.3 amendments to public holiday arrangements including additional public holiday on 190922 re death of Her Majesty the Queen.
Section 4.1 amend to include superintending ranks
Section 4.2 amend to define relevant ranks
Section 4.4 amend to include superintending ranks
Section 4.8 remove entire section
Section 4.9 to 4.11 changed numbers to reflect item above
Section 4.11 remove allowances for incidental expenses at residential training courses
Section 5.4 amend to include Tiree
Section 6.3 remove references to deferring start and end times
V4.0.1 2710223.6 – 3.13 additional information for pension purpose.
3.15 amend to unpaid leave and amend subsequent numbering
3.18 amend paragraph (d) re unpaid special leave not being reckonable for pay progression and annual leave entitlement purposes
4.10 amend allowance rates in line with PNB Circular 2022/07 – yet to be published
V4.0.1 081122Update PNB Circular references relative to PNB Circulars 2022/03/04/05/06/07.
Amend sections J and 2.7 to reflect change in annual leave arrangements as per PNB Circular 2022/03.
All periods of temporary duty performed at a higher rank to be reckonable for pay and pension purposes with effect from 1 January 2023.
Remove references to acting inspectors at Sections F, H and I. 
Correct typo at 1.10
Amend 2.5(a), 2.6(a)
Include new Section 2.12
Amend Section 3.1, 3.13(c), 3.18(d)
Include new Section 4.1(e) on 42 day period
Amend Section 4.2
Add new Section 4.9 Short Notice Rest Day Working Allowance (INSP/SUPT)
Add new Section 4.10 Island Allowance and renumber subsequent sections
Add new 4.12 allowance rates
Add new Section 6.10 Flexible Working
Amend Section 3.3 (e) to remove additional Public Holiday for passing of Her Majesty Queen and replace it with additional Public Holiday re coronation of His Majesty the King.
Amend QRG F.
Amend 4.3 to include (e).
Amend QRG F and Section 4.9 with further information on Short Notice Rest Day Working Allowance (Inspectors, Chief Inspectors and Superintending ranks).
Update 2.1 amend hyperlinks to include PNBS Circulars 2023/01/02/03/04 and 05 on pay and allowances
Add new allowances at 2.1 Short Notice Rest Day Working Allowance and Islands Allowance
Allowances updated and insert new table for the Islands Allowance at 4.12
Add table of scenarios and entitlements at 4.9 for Short-Notice Rest Day Working Allowance for inspecting and superintending ranks
2.4.2 add ‘relevant travelling expenses’.
2.12.3 add further examples of use of temporary promotions.
4.1 add new section (f)
4.9 add to definition of qualifying frequency.
Remove reference to PNB Circular 2021/06 from Sections 4.1 to 4.5.
New QRG K (Detained on Duty from nightshift) added
Remove references to travelling time at 2.4 and 2.5 and add at QRG Section C further explanation re traveling time.
WFA 2024 updates hyperlinks.
V4.0.9Updates to 5.4 Island Expenses.
V4.103.13 Removal of “unpaid” in Contents Page
3.17 Insertion of “bereavement” in Contents Page