General union representing workers across the country and all industrial sectors (Community section of Unite also covers people who are out of work e.g. students, volunteers, retired people, people who are unemployed).

General union representing workers across the country and all industrial sectors (now includes membership of UCATT) (Community section of Unite also covers people who are out of work e.g. students, volunteers, retired people, people who are unemployed).

Main Trades
Agriculture and forestry
Banks and building societies
Financial services (accountancy, auditors, insurance, etc)
Charities, voluntary and membership organisations
Construction
Distribution, logistics and wholesale
Nurseries and childcare
Schools
Electronics, electrical and domestic appliances
Museums and art galleries
Civil service
Local government
Public services - other
Health - public sector
Hotels, restaurants, bars and hospitality
Hotels
Pubs and bars
Restaurants and food outlets
IT - private sector
Legal services
Manufacturing & production
Chemicals
Drinks and tobacco
Food manufacturer
Non metal minerals
Machinery and equipment
Metals
Paper, cardboard and packaging
Rubber and plastics
Textiles, clothing and leather
Vehicles
Wood, furniture and other manufacturing
Mining and quarrying
Oil and gas extraction
Telecommunications
Power, water, sewage and waste
Property maintenance
Property sales and letting
Publishing and printing
DIY stores
Food retail
Shops
Supermarkets
Vehicle sales
Sales and marketing
Science and research
Buses
Planes
Road transport
Trains
Taxis
Ships
Membership
Male 1,013,776 | Female 327,065 | Total 1,340,841
General secretary
Len McCluskey
Address

Unite House

128 Theobald’s Road

London

WC1X 8TN

Telephone
020 7611 2500
Unite