Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service (Acas)
The UK government funded independent body offering conciliation services to parties involved in employment tribunal ( www.practicallaw.com/9-200-2984) claims. Acas also provides advice and guidance on workplace issues to individuals and employers ( www.practicallaw.com/5-200-3198) . For further information on Acas, see its website (Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service ( www.practicallaw.com/6-106-3215) ).
For a practical guide to conciliating employment tribunal claims through Acas, see Practice note, Employment tribunals (01): Acas conciliation ( www.practicallaw.com/7-523-6080) .