June 9, 2019 - 2:01pm •
PSAC is scheduling meetings for members in the PA, TC, SV and EB groups across BC in May and June. This is your opportunity to meet with and speak to members of the Treasury Board bargaining team, hear an update on the status of negotiations, and ask questions.
Updated June 10 with details for Skype call.
April 30, 2019 - 8:53am •
At their meeting held over the weekend, the PSAC BC Regional Council joined many other groups in endorsing the campaign calling for the elimination of pay parking at BC hospitals. Pay parking brings relatively minimal funding into the medical system, but creates a barrier to accessing medical care and places unnecessary stress on patients and their loved ones. Members are encouraged to find out more and join the campaign by visiting www.hospitalpayparking.ca
January 16, 2019 - 2:33pm •
The theme for this year’s March On Vancouver is Resist! Persist!
This is the third year that people of all backgrounds have come together to march to empower, inspire, unite and lead the charge for advancement of women across Canada and the world.
Here is a list of all the marches taking place in communities across BC:
January 1, 2019 - 11:25am •
Here is an archive of the North East Area Council (formerly Prince George AC) meeting minutes - scroll down for the North East Area Council bylaws.
December 16, 2018 - 1:40pm •
Do you know a PSAC activist who deserves recognition for their work in the union?
The B.C. Regional Council Honours & Awards Committee is proud to put out a call for nominations for PSAC BC’s Solidarity Excellence Awards. The award will recognize members of the BC Region who have rendered service of the greatest distinction and of singular excellence in any field of endeavour, benefiting the PSAC or its members.
October 9, 2018 - 2:22pm •
Dear PSAC member,
Your vote matters! BC’s municipal and local government elections coming up on October 20th offer a chance for local residents to determine the future of their communities. As we have done in the past, the Public Service Alliance of Canada is participating in the Stronger Communities Together campaign, which is coordinated by the Canadian Labour Congress and affiliated unions.
September 25, 2018 - 2:56pm •
Federal public service workers are showing up every day to deliver crucial services we all depend on—even though they stopped getting paid properly. Over 200,000 workers and their families are still suffering financial and emotional fallout from the Phoenix pay system disaster.
August 29, 2018 - 9:15am •
PSAC is happy to announce that a new collective agreement has been ratified by the members of PSAC/UCTE Local 20215, working at the Prince Rupert Airport.
August 23, 2018 - 3:07pm •
We are pleased to invite you to participate in the 2018 BC Regional H&S conference being held on Saturday and Sunday, December 15-16 at the Radisson Hotel in Richmond BC.
The application deadline is October 5, 2018. Applications received after this date will be placed on a wait list according to the date and time received and considered for any remaining seats.
July 30, 2018 - 12:51pm •
The Prince Rupert Airport bargaining team, comprised of Barry Tchir, Brian Deschamp and Erna Post are pleased to announce that a tentative agreement for PSAC/UCTE members working at the airport authority has been achieved.
The bargaining team met with the employer on July 23 and 24 in Prince Rupert and both sides worked hard to reach a fair tentative agreement, which the team is recommending that the membership vote in favour of.
A ratification meeting is being scheduled and the full tentative agreement package will be available at that time.