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PSAC produces a weekly email newsletter containing the latest news and information of interest to members. Download a .pdf copy and post one on your union bulletin board today! The latest issues are at the top.

The staff in the BC Region wish you and your family a safe and happy holiday season, and we look forward to seeing you in 2018!

Please note that the Vancouver and Victoria Regional Offices will be closed from December 25th through January 1nd. In case of emergency, please call (604) 430-5631 or 1 (800) 663-1655 and leave a message in the general delivery voicemail box - we will be checking regularly for messages.

Our bargaining team returned to the negotiating table for three days during the week of December 12. We are all eager to reach a new collective agreement, and our bargaining team is working hard to negotiate improvements.


On behalf of the staff in the Regional Executive Vice President’s and Collective Bargaining Branch Offices, and the Vancouver and Victoria Regional Offices, I wish you and your family a happy holiday season.

I know that 2017 has not been an easy year for many PSAC members who work in the federal government. The disaster that is the Phoenix pay system has had a massive personal and financial impact on members of the public service.

In a recent report to Parliament, the House of Commons Finance Committee has told the federal government not to privatize Canada’s airports.

This is a call out to PSAC equity activists (Aboriginal Peoples, Racialized Workers, Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual/Trans Members, and Members with Disabilities), Regional Women's Committee members, and Young worker activists (35 or younger) to participate in the upcoming Treasury Board Units Bargaining Conferences.