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Questions to the Mayor of London – answered on 20th March 2020.

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Photo of Tony Devenish Tony Devenish Conservative

For each of the following organisations, please list the types of leave available to staff:

MPS

TFL

GLA

LFB

And further to this, for each of these except standard annual leave, please provide the hours taken in 2019.

Photo of Sadiq Khan Sadiq Khan Mayor of London

MPS

The MPS information below excludes maternity leave.

Types of Leave available to staff

Hours taken 1 January 2019 to

31 December 2019

Police Officer

Staff

PCSO

Total

Adoption leave

9,224

2,669

1,047

3,716

Carer's leave

11,019

11,624

1,035

23,678

Compassionate leave

23,284

24,112

2,350

49,747

Parental leave

89

32

121

Adoption appointments (paid)

35

30

65

Authorised leave with pay

5

24

165

193

Blood/bone marrow/stem cell donation

133

19

152

Community service

942

353

1,296

Disability related leave

2,497

1,218

20

3,734

Maternity support leave

116

116

Reserve force duties

6,054

254

179

6,488

Special constabulary leave

675

675

Special leave

22

50

72

Sporting events

321

5

326

Stat time off for public duties

238

138

375

Study leave

5,048

418

5,466

Territorial Army duties

17

25

42

Time off for dependants

4,540

276

10

4,826

Trade Union facility time

61

30

91

Paternity leave (adoption) - ordinary

155

155

Paternity leave (birth) - ordinary

41,569

7,776

1,061

50,406

Shared parental birth leave

15,750

1,152

116

17,018

Authorised leave without pay

26,942

7,172

1,943

36,057

TfL

The TfL information below excludes maternity leave.

Types of Leave available to staff

Hours taken 1 January 2019 to 31 December 2019

Career break < 6mnth - unpaid

57,115

Special/domestic - unpaid

52,141

Paternity leave

44,484

Special/domestic

38,530

Funeral leave

28,047

TFL lieu days at Victoria Coach Station

25,934

Illness/death of near relative

16,999

Parental leave - unpaid

9,992

Emergency leave

9,468

Pre-retirement leave

8,073

Exam / study leave

7,972

Removal leave

7,371

Shared parental leave

6,483

Shared parental (unpaid)

6,003

Time off dependants - unpaid

3,130

Public duties

2,472

HM Forces activity - unpaid

1,786

Compensatory leave

1,518

Trade Union Rep - unpaid

1,435

Victoria Coach Station lieu days (Public Hols)

1,423

Ante-natal care

1,404

HM Forces annual training

1,254

Public duties - unpaid

664

Surface Transport no longer required

374

College

353

Young person study leave

287

Industrial action official - unpaid

162

Shared parental leave in touch day

144

Religious time off - unpaid

135

Ante natal appointment - unpaid

50

Assistance guide dog training

35

Surface Transport long service leave

29

H&S release - unpaid

25

GLA

Types of Leave available to staff

Hours taken 1 January 2019 to 31 December 2019

Dependents (including Bereavement)

2,976

Public duties

647

Volunteering

1,372

Sabbatical

6,710

Maternity

60,231

Ordinary paternity

222

Parental leave

596

LFB

Types of Leave available to staff

Hours taken 1 January 2019 to 31 December 2019

Special leave

51,406

Long service leave

154,816

Excused attendance

17,626

Extra annual leave

276,171

Maternity leave

33,987

Adoption support leave

96

Pre-adoption leave

132

Shared Parental Leave

2,406

Maternity support leave

22,479

Parental leave

11,199

Antenatal leave (unpaid)

49

Doctor visit

10,443

Disability treatment leave

589

Compensatory leave

86,205

Leave in lieu of overtime

24,296

Option absence

57,351