There are over 25,000 members in this bargaining unit, the second largest unit at the PSAC. Our members review and process tax returns, provide tax information services for the public, and intake the billions of dollars of government revenue collected by the CRA. They also run the offices, maintain the equipment and buildings, and carry out the administrative work of the CRA. The unit falls under the Public Service Labour Relations Act.
December 3, 2014
November 14, 2014
What could childcare look like in 2020, if our federal and provincial governments actually invested in a universal and affordable system?
September 12, 2014
Our SV bargaining team was back at the negotiation table with the Treasury Board from September 9 to 11. Discussions continued over the three days with questions being asked from both sides to clarify the proposals tabled.
September 12, 2014
Our TC bargaining team resumed negotiations with Treasury Board from September 9-11. We continued to advance our members’ demands, making the case for improvements to our collective agreement. Cross-table committee work also continued from September 8-12, where team members helped to advance complex bargaining issues.
June 24, 2014
British Columbia Harold Larsen works as a B.C. based program officer in consumer protection and is also a treasurer for his local component. He believes the union is under attack and needs to protect what it has achieved in past negotiations.
June 23, 2014
Kate Hart is a passport officer based in Edmonton and the human rights representative for her UNE local and UNE national equity representative for LGBTs. “This is an attack on the public services and the services we provide to Canadians.”
April 3, 2014
The Conservative government wants to strip away sick leave rights and is thinking of contracting out the management of the sick leave system. We say that unless this government wants to talk about improving what we already have, we aren’t interested.
March 20, 2014
The Canada Border Services Agency discriminated against a PSAC member on the basis of his age, race and perceived obesity, thereby preventing him from securing permanent employment.
October 8, 2013
Conservative MPs want to weaken unions. They want to pass a law that will open up our collective agreements. They want to take out our union security clauses. The most important thing we can do to combat these attacks is educate and engage thousands of members about the gains our union has made and the threats we face. PSAC has launched a member-to-member, one-to-one conversation campaign. Member campaigners are speaking to other members, face-to-face across the country.
September 22, 2013
The Health and Safety Program provides a range of services for members directed by Conventions, the National Board of Directors and the Alliance Executive Committee. These services are oriented toward: