[18/07/2012] The European Confederation of Police (EUROCOP) lodges a complaint against Ireland:
European Confederation of Police (EUROCOP) v. Ireland,
Complaint No. 83/2012
The complaint was registered on 7 June 2012. It relates to the right to organise
of the Charter), the right to bargain collectively
of the Charter) and the right to information
and consultation (Article 21
of the Charter).
The complainant organisation alleges
that police representative associations in Ireland, and more specifically, the Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors (AGSI),
do not enjoy full trade unions rights which include, in particular, the right to join an umbrella organisation
and the right to bargain collectively.