FB group

This occupational group of 7,000 employees in the Canada Border Services Agency is responsible for the planning, development, delivery or management of the inspection and control of people and goods entering Canada.

Collective agreement

Unit description:
All employees described in the certificate issued by the Public Service Labour Relations Board on February 21, 2007, covering employees in the Border Services Group.
Number in unit:
8 346
Expiry date:
June 20, 2018


March 5, 2019
A majority of PSAC-Customs and Immigration Union (PSAC-CIU) members voted to keep the existing definition of years of service in the collective agreement.
March 4, 2019

Union raises abuse of authority and anti-harassment proposals; CBSA rejects extended maternity and parental leave top-up.

February 11, 2019

The online vote will take place between 8:30 AM on February 18 and 12 PM/noon on March 1 (ET).

January 25, 2019

Our Bargaining Team has decided to take the unprecedented step of calling a membership vote on the issue of years of service accrual. 

January 11, 2019

On January 7-10, PSAC/CIU’s Border Services (FB) bargaining team kicked off a new round of bargaining, meeting with TB/CBSA negotiators and exchanging proposals.

December 21, 2018

PSAC is taking action in response to Treasury Board/CBSA's failure to meet the implementation deadline for the latest collective agreement.

November 21, 2018

Last Friday, PSAC and Treasury Board confirmed that the parties will exchange proposals and commence negotiations for a new collective agreement for the Border Services (FB) group the week of January 7th, 2019.

October 30, 2018

PSAC-CIU has successfully challenged, through a policy grievance, a Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) breach of the Border Services (FB) collective agreement that expired June 20, 2014.

October 12, 2018

PSAC / CIU members working at the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) held a Bargaining Conference in the National Capital Region, October 10 to 12, 2018, to prepare for upcoming negotiations for a new collective agreement.

October 10, 2018

Border Services (FB) delegates are meeting this week in the National Capital Region for a three-day bargaining conference.