Internal restructuring
United Kingdom
West Midlands; Shropshire and Staffordshire; Stoke-on-Trent
Location of affected unit(s)
Public Administration And Defence
Public Administration And Defence; Compulsory Social Security
Public Administration And Defence; Compulsory Social Security
84 - Public administration and defence; compulsory social security

240 jobs
Number of planned job losses
Job loss
Announcement Date
11 November 2009
Employment effect (start)
Foreseen end date


Stoke on Trent city council has announced that 240 jobs are to be cut. The council has indicated that it needs to save between £5m and £12m. It has revealed that if 240 staff take voluntary redundancy £578,000 would be saved in the financial year 2009-2010 and £5.4 m in the financial year 2010-2011.


  • 11 November 2009: BBC Website


Eurofound (2009), Stoke on Trent City Council, Internal restructuring in United Kingdom, factsheet number 69819, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/69819.