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As maritime professionals, you play a crucial role in our nation’s national security. The Royal Fleet Auxiliary (RFA) is vital to supporting the Royal Navy and providing humanitarian assistance worldwide. However, the challenges faced by RFA employees cannot be ignored.

The issues
  • Since 2010, RFA employees have experienced a real terms pay cut of over 30%
  • Your pay falls significantly below that of other essential services like the armed forces, police, fire, and ambulance services
  • Recruitment and retention have suffered, leading to low morale across the workforce

This is your chance to make your voice heard and demand fair compensation for your hard work and dedication.

The action
  1. Vote in the Ballot: Cast your vote in the industrial action ballot BEFORE 5 April 2024
  2. Choose Change: Reject the inadequate 4.5% pay offer that falls far below inflation
  3. Stand Together: By participating, you contribute to the collective strength of Nautilus members
Why it matters
  • Industrial action at the RFA will send a powerful message
  • It will highlight the urgent need for a pay increase reflective of the real terms pay cut since 2010 and the current high levels of inflation
  • Together, we can ensure that the RFA remains a strong and effective force for our nation.
Vote now!

Let’s secure a fair deal for RFA employees and safeguard our maritime capabilities.

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