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How to write an effective Witness Statement for the Employment Tribunal

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Witness Statement Template with Guidance

Witness Statements in the Employment Tribunal 

Witness Statement Format  

The content of your Witness Statement 

What relevant facts should be included?  

What must NOT be included   

Judicial Proceedings Immunity   

Hearsay Evidence   

Getting a Witness Order 


Witness Statements in the Employment Tribunal
This page discusses Employment Tribunal rules and the law on writing your witness statement. It also provides a witness statement template with guidance on how to write an effective witness statement. You should use it for all witness statements that you are asked to submit in support of your claim or applications. As the person making the claim, your witness statement is your “Evidence in Chief”. You will also have to prepare a witness statement for every witness that you are calling to support your case and they must attend the hearing.  If you ...

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