Information about the rail industry Special Voluntary Severance Scheme introduced in 2021.
TSSA in Great Western Railway
Owned by First Group. Great Western Railway (GWR) operates passenger train services, stations and train maintenance depots across an extensive network covering London Paddington, Reading, Oxford, Swindon, Bristol, South Wales, and the West Country.
TSSA has collective bargaining rights for ticket office, clerical and revenue protection staff, and also represents managers.
Member advice from our Helpdesk
If you are a TSSA member and are looking for advice or assistance in connection with your employment or membership, you can contact our Members’ Helpdesk.
We can advise on a range of workplace issues including; discipline and grievance hearing, maternity rights and redundancy.
Helpdesk opening hours: 09:00 - 17:00 Monday - Thursday | 09:00 - 16:00 Friday
Please note: we cannot undertake to provide advice to non-members, to members of other unions, or to members on behalf of their partners/friends. If you are not yet a member, please join TSSA online.