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Previous versions of the Handbook can be found below. Records of Amendments give details of changes to the Handbook since it was first published in December 2004. More recently changes are detailed by the amendment tables within Pay and TCS advisory notices.
Version 39 (as at 31 March 2019)
Version 36 (December 2016)
Version 35 (July 2015)
Version 34 (January 2015)
Record of Amendments 2015 (Volume 7)
Version 33 (August 2014)
Version 32 (July 2014)
Version 31 (June 2014)
Version 30 (March 2014)
Record of Amendments 2014 (Volume 6)
Version 29 (March 2013)
Version 28 (March 2013)
Record of Amendments 2013 (Volume five)
Version 27 (September 2012)
Version 26 (March 2012)
Version 25 (February 2012)
Record of Amendments 2012 (Volume four)
This gives details of changes made to versions 25 to 27 of the Handbook.
Version 24 (April 2011)
Version 23 (March 2011)
Version 22 (January 2011)
Record of Amendments 2011 (Volume three)
This gives details of changes made to versions 22 to 24 of the Handbook.
Version 21 (November 2010)
Version 20 ((November 2010)
Version 19 (September 2010)
Version 18 (September 2010)
Version 17 (February 2010)
Version 16 (January 2010)
Record of Amendments 2010 (Volume two)
This gives details of changes made to versions 16 to 21 of the Handbook.
Version 15 (November 2009)
Version 14 (October 2009)
Version 13 (February 2009)
Record of Amendments 2009 (Volume one)
This gives details of changes to the handbook from November 2009 back to December 2004 when the handbook was first published.
Before 2008 the handbook was not always updated immediately when a new Pay and Conditions Circular was published. There was no standard method of indicating versions/amendment numbers. Therefore, the published amendments to the handbook do not mirror the published Pay and Conditions Circulars in every case. Readers should refer to the Record of Amendments Volume one (above) for a complete chronological record of all amendments prior to 1 January 2009.
21 July 2008
7 July 2008
20 June 2008
1 April 2008
28 February 2008
17 October 2007
25 May 2006
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Pay and conditions advisory notices
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2019 pay advisory notices
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