Parks Canada Agency

Parks Canada bargaining team

Parks Canada Bargaining team - Mar 2015

Janson LaBond (research officer), Daniel Toutant, Jack Norris, Loretta Moar, Angela Decker, Daniel Britton, Kevin King, Jennifer Legue, Tom Milne (negotiator). Biographical notes.


Negotiations for the renewal of the collective agreement expiring August 4, 2014

This document represents bargaining proposals of the Public Service Alliance of Canada for this round of negotiations for Parks Canada Agency.

Collective agreement

Parks Canada Agency

Unit description: 
PSAC's membership at Parks Canada Agency fluctuates from winter to summer. PSAC members work in architecture, commerce, engineering, finance, forestry, general labour and trades, historical research and program administration. From summer students to seasonal workers, from office staff to park wardens to canal workers, members working for Parks Canada help preserve our rich natural heritage. Parks Canada is a separate employer under the Public Service Labour Relations Act.
Number in unit: 
4 286
Contract expires: 
August 4, 2014



May 5, 2017

We tabled a pay proposal to mirror what was achieved at the core public administration. This includes market and wage adjustments, grid restructuring and harmonization.

April 19, 2017

After an extensive survey of all members covered by the PSAC Public Service Dental Plan, we are going to the table to negotiate improvements to our Dental Plan. We have tabled our initial proposals and will be back at the table in May. 

March 31, 2017

Our bargaining team met with the Agency on March 28, 29 and 30.

March 28, 2017

Our bargaining team will meet again with Parks Canada this month to resume negotiations for a new collective agreement. Our team will meet with the Agency on March 28, 29 and 30.

We will provide a bargaining update at the end of this session.

November 17, 2016

We tabled a wage proposal that calls for annual increases of 3% in each year of a three-year agreement.

October 28, 2016

Our bargaining team met with the Parks Canada from October 25 - 27.

October 12, 2016

Our bargaining team will meet again with Parks Canada this month to resume negotiations for a new collective agreement. Our team will caucus on Monday, October 24, and meet with the Agency on October 25, 26 and 27.

June 30, 2016

Our Parks negotiating team met with the employer's team on June 28 and 29, 2016.

June 13, 2016

I want to thank everyone who came out on June 8 to make our National Day of Action the overwhelming success that it was. In every province and territory of our country, in isolated outposts, in rural communities and in major city centres, we spoke with one united and powerful voice.

June 10, 2016

Thousands of PSAC members across Canada working for Treasury Board, Parks Canada, Canada Revenue Agency and the Canadian Food Inspection Agency sent a clear message to the federal government