Our bargaining team met with Canada Post Corporation from February 21 to 23 and January 17 and 18. At our last session, we spent some time clarifying our proposals to the employer. We tabled our proposal to have all members enrolled in the defined benefit component of the CPC Pension Plan. We believe that all PSAC-UPCE members should have retirement security. We also tabled proposals to improve family leave provisions.
February 27, 2017
February 27, 2017
PSAC is currently preparing the ratification kits for the EB membership. These kits will explain the changes that were negotiated and why our EB Bargaining Team is recommending that members accept this tentative agreement.
February 17, 2017
Submit a claim for out-of-pocket expenses related to Phoenix pay issues [Government of Canada, Pay, pension and benefits website]
February 16, 2017
Departments have flexibility to issue emergency pay to employees affected by Phoenix
February 14, 2017
On January 21, 2017, after two-and-a-half years of negotiations, our EB bargaining team finally reached a tentative agreement with Treasury Board.
February 7, 2017
A process is in place to avoid potential income tax implications, including situations involving outstanding salary owed to employees, overpayments and emergency salary advances.
January 25, 2017
More details are now available.
January 20, 2017
Our bargaining team met with Canada Post on January 17 and 18, 2017, where the employer tabled a more detailed package than the one we received last October.
January 10, 2017
The PSAC-UPCE bargaining team will resume negotiations with Canada Post on Jan. 17, 2017. Our bargaining team will caucus on Monday the 16th, prior to a scheduled two days of talks with the employer. To receive updates on bargaining, join the UPCE mailing list or visit the UPCE bargaining page on PSAC’s national website.
January 6, 2017
In 2016, we celebrated the 50th birthday of the Public Service Alliance of Canada. Working together over five decades, we have won major gains for our members, and we have contributed to Canada being a better place for all who live here.