December 22, 2017
On November 10, 2017, after two years of negotiations, our bargaining team finally reached a tentative agreement with CFIA. Our bargaining team unanimously recommends ratification of our new agreement.
November 10, 2017
A tentative agreement between the Public Service Alliance Canada and the Canadian Food Inspection Agency has been reached.
October 23, 2017
Our bargaining team met with the employer in Ottawa from October 16 to 20, 2017.
September 25, 2017
Our bargaining team met with the employer in Ottawa from September 19 to 22, 2017.
September 14, 2017
Our bargaining team will resume negotiations with the employer in Ottawa from September 19 to 22. The Union Team is committed to reaching a fair renewal of the collective agreement and we hope the employer is prepared to resolve all outstanding issues.
June 23, 2017
Our bargaining team met with the employer in Ottawa from June 20 to 22, 2017.
After much delay, the two parties met for three days in Ottawa and were able to sign off on a few amendments to the collective agreement including:
June 16, 2017
After much delay, resulting from the employer's cancellation of three bargaining sessions in the past few months, we are returning to the bargaining table with CFIA on June 20.
May 16, 2017
At the request of the employer, the CFIA bargaining session, scheduled for May 30, has once again been postponed. The next bargaining session is tentatively scheduled in June. This is the third time a bargaining session has been cancelled by the employer.
May 3, 2017
At the request of the employer, the CFIA bargaining session for this week has been postponed. The next bargaining sesion is tentatively scheduled for May 30.
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.