ACAS is an acronym for the Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service. It is a government funded independent body offering conciliation services to parties involved in employment tribunal claims. ACAS also provides Codes of Practice, advice and guidance on workplace issues to individuals and employers.


Acas code of practice 1 on discipline and grievance procedures

Acas conciliation flowchart

letter before claim

termination negotiations

without prejudice communications and discussions

without prejudice subject to costs offers

How to complete the employment tribunal claim form (ET1)