February 5, 2016 - 12:00pm •
Treasury Board bargaining teams met this week for the first time since the election of the new Liberal government.
We brought forward proposals addressing the needs that were identified by the membership and continue to work toward achieving a fair collective agreement.
Given the Liberals’ election promises, we expected this government to bring forward a new bargaining mandate. In fact there was little indication of a change in approach.
February 4, 2016 - 1:00am •
NAV Canada Ratification Vote
The PSAC bargaining team representing UCTE members at NAV Canada have reached a tentative agreement. The employer has agreed to a one year extension of the current collective agreement.
A ratification vote for Local UCTE 30313 has been scheduled.
Date: Monday, February 22, 2016
December 4, 2015 - 12:00am •
Bargaining dates have now been set for February 1-5. While the teams initially expected to bargain in December, these dates were delayed to give the new government time to improve its mandate.
August 12, 2015 - 12:00am •
PSAC has asked for a court order to stop the government from going ahead with their plans to remove sick leave provisions from collective agreements in the federal public service.
May 20, 2015 - 12:00am •
The PSAC Prairie Region held a webinar on May 13, 2015 to discuss the Budget Implementation Act (Bill C-59), which authorizes Treasury Board to modify collective agreements to remove sick leave and impose a short and long term disability plan outside of collective agreements.
April 8, 2015 - 12:13am •
The PSAC Calgary Regional Office is holding another round of meetings 14 - 15 April 2015.
January 15, 2015 - 4:35pm •
PSAC Prairies held the first webinar in its new Webinar Wednesday series on January 14. The webinar, titled Bargaining Basics, outlined how bargaining works and the process required to implement a collective agreement within federal jurisdiction.
January 13, 2015 - 12:00am •
The Public Service Alliance of Canada is seeking significant improvements to the mental health provisions in their collective agreements as well improved child care options for public service workers.
January 12, 2015 - 7:55pm •
PSAC bargaining teams return to the table with Treasury Board this week to continue negotiations and to fight for healthier workplaces.Bargaining teams last met with the employer during the week of November 18, seeking to improve workplace conditions on behalf of more than 100,000 of our members. The teams put forward proposals that would both protect workers and strengthen public services for all Canadians.
January 7, 2015 - 12:00am •
Many members assume bargaining is a hostile interaction. However, that's not always the case. It's a collective dialogue that requires cooperation from both sides. This webinar will focus on how bargaining works and the process required to implement a collective agreement within federal jurisdiction.