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LBED Bargaining 2017

Bargaining News

July 19, 2017
Toronto – A new collective agreement that puts a ground-breaking hard cap on the percentage of precarious workers has been narrowly ratified by Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU) member
July 7, 2017
A ratification vote has been scheduled for July 18 and 19 for OPSEU members at the LCBO.
June 29, 2017
OPSEU held telephone town halls on June 27, 28, and 29 to discuss the union's tentative agreement with the LCBO. Click below to listen. June 27, 2017 telephone town hall

Bargaining Bulletins

July 17, 2017
Your bargaining team is recommending you vote “YES”
July 13, 2017
Deal means less precarious work, better schedules, and more secure jobs
June 27, 2017
In the late hours of June 25, the OPSEU bargaining team reached a deal that strikes a blow against precarious work and sets a new standard for employers everywhere.
June 21, 2017
OPSEU launches LiqiLeaks: the real story of work at the LCBO

Ratification Vote

As covered in the June 27 bargaining bulletin, the tentative settlement between OPSEU and th
Last Updated: July 18, 2017 10:00 a.m.


Part One: strike/lockout information General Q1. Are we going on strike?
As per OPSEU policy, OPSEU members at the LCBO who currently receive a percentage in lieu of benefits in their pay are eligible to enroll for limited benefits under the OPSEU Joint
OPSEU First Vice-President/Treasurer Eduardo (Eddy) Almeida has written to all major banks and credit unions asking for their cooperation if OPSEU members at the LCBO require assistance with loan p
In the event of a strike or lockout, OPSEU members at the LCBO will receive strike pay from the union by direct deposit to their personal bank or credit union accounts.


April 24, 2017
Last Updated: April 24, 2017 @ 8:30am
April 19, 2017
Use the links below to view the opening proposals from the union and the employer. Please note that these are only the non-monetary items, as monetary proposals have not yet been exchanged.