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Ottawa, Ontario  K2P 1Y3
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CUPW launched its postal banking campaign with a giant inflatable piggy bank in downtown Ottawa.

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Thursday June 28 2018
We’ve been dealing with the short-term disability program for years, and many members are familiar with this by now, but we remind you: now is the time to carry over your unused Personal Days if you haven’t already.
Wednesday December 13 2017

The parties recently signed two memoranda of agreements regarding amounts owed to workers who, as a result of their failure to respect deadlines im

Monday January 16 2017
Our National Executive Board has prepared this paper to facilitate a discussion with members – a discussion that will develop collective bargaining demands for the 2017-2018 negotiations. Currently the Urban Postal Operations unit (UPO) and the Rural and Suburban Mail Carriers (RSMCs) are under two distinct Collective Agreements (CAs). CUPW will eventually unify these units. Some sections below will lead to demands that either affect one CA or the other (should we not to gain unity in this round), or else create classification-specific language in a unified CA.
Saturday June 25 2016

Today we received the first global offers from Canada Post Corporation for the Urban and RSMC units.

Friday April 29 2016

Arbitrator Jolliffe has sustained the Union's grievance #N00-12-00016 concerning the Short Term Disability Plan (STDP) and stated that the changes

Monday April 4 2016

There have been many questions about when members can use special leave; hopefully the following bulletin will help explain. 

Friday March 18 2016

Still no news on the promised public review of Canada Post, apart from some vague comments Minister Judy Foote recently made to

Thursday June 11 2015

Every year we meet with Canada Post, Great West Life and Sun Life to review the premiums for the Extended Health Care, the Dental and the Long Term

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