Each region will be hosting a ratification session where members can review the tentative agreement, ask questions, and then vote on whether they want to accept the new contract.
November 30, 2018
October 17, 2018
After more than two years of hardships under Phoenix, our members continue to show up to work every day and deliver the services Canadians depend on. PSAC expects this government to negotiate a collective agreement that recognizes the value of their work and their dedication to Canadians. The following is a summary of the major demands put forward at the common issues bargaining table, which are proposals that encompass the needs of all federal public service workers employed by the Treasury Board.
October 9, 2018
The Phoenix pay system has been a disaster for our members. Members have been underpaid, overpaid and not paid at all. Learn more about what the union has been doing to get this fixed. Not deducting union dues correctly is one more way that Phoenix has failed public sector workers. You can help us push the government to pay public sector workers correctly, every pay day.
October 5, 2018
The Public Service Alliance of Canada is applying for conciliation to the Minister of Labour to assign a federal conciliator to assist in reaching a tentative agreement for UCTE members working at NAV CANADA. Our members have been without a collective agreement for 278 days. This is unacceptable, and our members deserve better.
October 1, 2018
We live, work, and play in the National Capital Region. We expect to be safe. Several government heating plants provide heat through miles and miles of tunnels, that are under our feet right now, to nearly 100 buildings in the area. The federal government wants corporations that are only looking to turn a profit – including those with a reputation of corruption and mismanagement – to take over those heating plants. This is reckless and could threaten your safety.
September 25, 2018
PSAC's Parks Canada members are meeting this week in the National Capital Region for a three-day bargaining conference. Members from across the country will gather from September 25 to 27 in order to prepare for upcoming negotiations for a new collective agreement. Throughout the conference, the delegates will:
September 4, 2018
Alongside a mediator, the PSAC bargaining team met with NAV CANADA in Ottawa on August 27 and 28. While some progress was made, mediation will need to continue the week of September 24 - 28. During this time, we will continue to negotiate a tentative agreement which will meet the needs of our members. The bargaining team appreciates the patience and support of the members as we work hard to negotiate this next collective agreement.
August 16, 2018
Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) civilian members will have their voices heard during the next round of negotiations with the Treasury Board of Canada, their future employer, once deemed into the federal public service in 2020.
August 15, 2018
Canadian Forces Bases in Greenwood and Kingston are letting go of cleaning staff who have provided high-quality, dependable service to the base for decades. We’ve all heard stories of service quality declining when private companies replace public sector workers. These jobs should be good jobs, in the public service, with workers who provide quality service and continuity to base members.
August 1, 2018
Our bargaining team met with the employer July 3 – 6 in Ottawa to continue negotiations. Despite the progress that was made during the last set of meetings, the employer was unwilling to agree on key proposals that would give NAV CANADA members parity with similar workers throughout the organization. Our bargaining team and the employer both agreed to pursue mediation to move past this point in negotiations.