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The new collective agreements are available.

Thursday, July 20th, 2017 | Print This Article

Download the new collective agreement in english and french here.

Ratification of Tentative Agreement

Wednesday, April 12th, 2017 | Print This Article

Sisters and Brothers: A tentative agreement was reached on March 23, 2017 on behalf of the CULE members. The tentative agreement if ratified by the membership will have an expiry date of April 30, 2019. Unless otherwise specified, the proposed changes would become effective the date the new collective agreement is signed. Current collective agreement […]


Saturday, March 25th, 2017 | Print This Article

Sisters and Brothers: After five weeks of bargaining for a total of 15 days at the Table with the Employer, CULE and the PSAC have reached a tentative agreement which will need to be ratified by both parties. As you are aware, the Employer’s original proposals contained a high number of concessions and some of […]

Bargaining Update

Friday, March 17th, 2017 | Print This Article

Sisters and Brothers: On Tuesday, February 28, 2017, your negotiating team met with the PSAC’s bargaining team and their representatives for our fourth round of bargaining. We also met on Wednesday, March 1 and Thursday, March 2 in Montreal. Although we have tentatively agreed on some issues, very few items have been signed off as […]

Bargaining Update: January 23 2017

Monday, January 23rd, 2017 | Print This Article

Sisters and Brothers: On Tuesday, January 17, 2017, your negotiating team met with the PSAC’s bargaining team and their representatives for our third round of bargaining.  We also met on Wednesday, January 18 and Thursday, January 19 in Ottawa. As you know, there were many concessions proposed by the Employer this round of bargaining affecting […]

Protected: CULE Bargaining Update – December 2016

Wednesday, December 21st, 2016 | Print This Article

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Protected: CULE Bargaining Update – November 2016

Thursday, November 17th, 2016 | Print This Article

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Strike fund vote

Tuesday, October 18th, 2016 | Print This Article

Please find attached a referendum vote for the CULE strike fund.  There is a ballot in English and one in French and the deadline to be received by Winnipeg R.O., attention Monika Duggal is Monday, October 31st. Strike Fund Ballot BULLETIN DE VOTE UCES The ballot must be double enveloped and CULE member’s name and work […]

CULE Bargaining Team

Monday, February 15th, 2016 | Print This Article

The elections for the bargaining team are now completed. We would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who has put their names forward and wish to congratulate the team. The results of the elections of the CULE bargaining team are as follows: Dolly Ablitt, CULE I Sean Glavine, CULE I Monika Duggal, CULE II Kellie […]

CULE Bargaining 2016 input call – deadline extended

Tuesday, January 5th, 2016 | Print This Article

This is the official call-out for members of CULE/PSAC to submit bargaining input for the upcoming round of bargaining. There are two ways to submit bargaining input: Download the CULE bargaining input form (pdf) and mail or deliver it to your Director. Fill out the CULE bargaining input form online and it will be distributed […]

CULE 2016 Bargaining Team elections

Friday, November 27th, 2015 | Print This Article

Here are the nominees for the members of the CULE/PSAC Bargaining Team. The team will consist of two members each from Units I & II, and a representative from the Equity Caucus CULE I (only CULE I members are eligible to vote) Ablitt, Dolly – nominated by Tracy Thor and seconded by Steve Peterson Chan, Carm […]

Call Out: CULE Bargaining Team

Tuesday, November 3rd, 2015 | Print This Article

This will serve as the official call-out to CULE members who wish to sit on the negotiating team for the upcoming round of collective bargaining with the PSAC.  We are seeking the following: Two (2) members from Unit I Two (2) members from Unit II One (1) member from the Equity Caucus (you must self-identified […]

Tentative agreement has been ratified

Friday, December 13th, 2013 | Print This Article

The tentative agreement has been ratified by the CULE membership.  Congratulations to the negotiating team! And thanks to the Kingston Regional Office for handling this ratification vote process.

CULE/PSAC Ratification Vote

Wednesday, November 20th, 2013 | Print This Article

A tentative agreement has been reached and a ratification vote has been scheduled. It will be the same voting process we have been using for the election process. There will be two separate ratification votes taking place at the same time. The first ratification vote will be taking place for our Canada Labour Code members […]

Tentative Settlement Achieved!

Monday, November 18th, 2013 | Print This Article

Your negotiating team reached a tentative settlement with the employer Thursday November 14th.  Following you will find highlights of the tentative settlement.  The ratification process will begin shortly with a deadline date of December 13, 2013 in which to return their ballots.  More information on the balloting process will be provided as soon as possible. […]