ACAS Early Conciliation

ACAS Early Conciliation is a system of compulsory pre-claim conciliation that applies to most employment disputes (relevant proceedings). You or your employer  must contact ACAS before a claim can be issued in the Employment Tribunal. ACAS has a useful document called Conciliation Explained which tells you all about Early Conciliation. The service is free, and you start an application by completing the Early Conciliation Notification Form on-line. See also; ACAS Conciliation Flowchart Letter before claim Termination negotiations Without prejudice communications and discussions Without prejudice subject to costs offers and the Employment Tribunal How to Complete the Employment Tribunal Claim form (ET1)