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March 16, 2018

On Tuesday, March 27, your bargaining team and mobilizers will be at Queen’s Park, along with other members of our division, to continue lobbying MPPs and bring attention to our urgent needs.

February 20, 2018

Toronto – The Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU) is expressing cautious optimism with the introduction today of legislation to transform the province’s correctional system.

February 16, 2018

Arranging MPP meetings

While we continue to bargain, our mobilizers have been busy organizing meetings with MPPs across the province – 23 meetings so far across all seven regions.

January 22, 2018

On January 1, two new laws took effect in Ontario, ushering in important changes for all workers. The two laws are Bill 148, “A Plan for Fair Workplaces and Better Jobs”, and Bill 177 “The Stronger Fairer Ontario Act” (also known as the Elliot Lake Bill).

January 19, 2018

Toronto – The Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU) is expressing grave disappointment in light of a standardized email that some Liberal MPPs are using to respond to the union’s campaign on the crisis in Ontario’s correctional system.

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Ministry Employee Relations Committees (MERC) Team Listing

MERC Information including MERC Committee Members, MERC Chairs Meeting Minutes, Action Form, Divisional Minutes, and MERC Team Disclosures.


Province-wide contracts
The purpose of the Joint Employment Stability Sub-committee (JESS) is to facilitate discussion between the employer and OPSEU on matters pertaining to layoff, displacement and recall as set out in


Friday, March 16, 2018 - 3:45pm
Friday, February 16, 2018 - 1:45pm


Tuesday, June 20, 2017 (All day) to Thursday, June 22, 2017 (All day)
Saturday, May 27, 2017 (All day)

Services correctionnels en état de crise

Latest News, Events and Information on the Crisis in Corrections, including Strike Training information, etc. Read more...

Pensions and Benefits

June 22, 2017
Three of the jointly-sponsored pension plans that OPSEU members belong to are looking for members to take on the important and fascinating work of being a pension plan trustee.
June 22, 2017
The OPSEU Pension Liaison Committee invites you, or someone you know, to get involved with the OPSEU Pension Trust (OPTrust) by applying to be a union trustee.
June 19, 2017
All OPSEU-represented employees in the Ontario Public Sector (OPS) will soon have the option of having their insurance carrier pay most of their dental claim directly, rather than waiting to be rei
May 11, 2017
Further to the settlement with the
March 13, 2017
The pension plan for current and former OPSEU members in the Ontario Public Service, the LCBO, and other agencies is fully funded and has been so for eight years in a row.