June 14, 2017 – PSAC and Treasury Board sign collective agreements for PA, EB, TC and SV February 10, 2017 – FB update: PSAC files for a public interest commission13. February 2017 – Ratification votes for members of the TC, PA, SV and EB negotiating units Each reputable member, who is covered by these agreements, has the right to vote in the ratification process. If you have the right to become a member of the PSAC but have not yet signed a membership card, you will have the opportunity to sign one in the ratification vote and then you can vote. General economic increases will be retroactive and severance pay will be incurred until the new collective agreement is ratified by both parties and finally signed. Details of the agreement will be announced in the near future, as well as news regarding ratification votes. September 16, 2016 – TC Negotiation Update: Still No Agreement on Wages and Other Topics You do your best in your workplace and family, every day. We have gone into these negotiations to reach a central agreement that recognizes and supports it – and we have achieved results. February 5, 2017 – Contract negotiations with the CBSA/Treasury Council for our members employed by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency will resume next week in Ottawa. The parties are negotiating from January 16 to 19, 2017. In all agreements reached to date, average annual growth is 2.0% per year over four years before the composite effect is calculated. It takes into account economic increases of 2%, 2%, 1.5% and 1.5%, as well as increases of 1% targeted over the duration of the agreements.
After two years of negotiations, long hours of negotiations at the negotiating table on February 5 and 6 finally resulted in a preliminary agreement with the Canadian Food Agency. By: psacunion.ca/sv-group-served-notice-bargain-treasury-board As you can see in this previous update, the employer has 150 days to implement your collective agreement and has not done so. TBS successfully entered into collective agreements for 17 CPA groups with 11 negotiators. These 17 collective agreements involve workers represented by some of the major bargaining partners, including PIPSC, CAPE and ACFO. Through sound and good faith negotiations, the Canadian government has concluded 34 agreements during this round of negotiations, which include more than 65,000 employees of the federal public service. These include comparisons with 15 different negotiators representing 17 bargaining units within the CPA and 17 groups of workers in separate agencies. Real GDP growth peaked at 3.2% in 2017, before slowing sharply to 2.0% in 2018 (Table 21). The outlook for real GDP growth continues to deteriorate to 1.7% in 2019 and 2020. Over the period 2014-2017, real economic growth averaged 2.1%, higher than the average growth outlook of 1.8% for the period 2019-2021.