PA group

PA bargaining team

PA bargaining team
Front row (left to right): Toufic El-Daher, Hayley Millington, Negotiator Gail Lem, Sargy Chima, Research Officer Omar Burgan 
Back row (left to right): Geoff Ryan, Prairies REVP Marianne Hladun, Brandon Thorne, Travis Lahnalampi, Colleen Girard, Brad Stoodley,
                                          Dawn Staruiala, Roger Duffy, Michelle Henderson

Bargaining proposals

PA group table-specific bargaining proposals

Click here for both a summary and full text of the PA group's table-specific bargaining proposals.

Common Issues Proposals

A summary of the major demands put forward at the common issues bargaining table, which are proposals that encompass the needs of all federal public service workers employed by the Treasury Board. (PA, SV, TC, and EB only)


April 15, 2016

In negotiations this week with Treasury Board, our PA bargaining team called for the employer to join PSAC in a national joint committee...

March 11, 2016

Our PA bargaining team met Treasury Board at the bargaining table this week with renewed determination.  Unfortunately, the employer continued to display minimal interest in responding to our proposals.

February 5, 2016

The PA bargaining team came back to Ottawa with high hopes for a more productive bargaining relationship with the new Liberal government. Sadly, the Liberals’ new mandate for negotiations does not seem to be fully developed.

June 19, 2015

The Public Service Alliance of Canada (PSAC) has tabled bargaining demands calling for improvements to the working conditions of federal call centre workers.

June 18, 2015

PSAC demanding there be no further reduction in resources at Payment and Processing Services of Canada until an independent assessment can determine the impact of resource cuts

June 9, 2015

The action plan lays out steps the PSAC and Component leadership are prepared to take. 

May 21, 2015

Our PA Bargaining Team met in Ottawa on May 11, 2015 with our other Treasury Board bargaining teams, as well as PSAC negotiating teams from the Canada Revenue Agency, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency, and Parks Canada, to debate the impact of the Harper government’s omnibus Budget Implement Ac

March 17, 2015

PSAC is releasing a document outlining the minimum standards we believe should be the norm at all contact centres operated by federal government organizations. 

January 16, 2015

The PA bargaining team met with Treasury Board from January 13-15 to put forward a number of proposals to advance PSAC’s vision for a healthy workplace.