Incomes Data Services Ltd

Scope and Content

Correspondence and subject files, some publications about various benefits including pensions and agreements, 1974-1982.

Administrative / Biographical History

Incomes Data Services Ltd (IDS) was established in 1965 and is an industrial relations research centre which provides information on wages, salaries, and conditions of employment by means of various publications. Incomes Data Services Ltd is a commercial undertaking.


The files retain their original arrangement. Two series were deposited: files arranged by type of industry or national bargaining group, and files arranged alphabetically by company name.

Access Information

This collection is available to researchers by appointment at the Modern Records Centre, University of Warwick. See

Acquisition Information

This collection was deposited with the Centre by Incomes Data Services Ltd in 1993.

Other Finding Aids

Appraisal Information

This collection has been weeded for duplicates.


Further deposits are not expected.

Related Material

Most of the Incomes Data Services publications are available for consultation in the University of Warwick Library.