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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 9, 2018

Toronto – The Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU) is expressing grave concern over the Ontario government’s new ability to download the most serious non-criminal provincial offences, known as Part III offences, to the municipalities.

December 21, 2017

OPSEU’s response to the joint report of the Income Security Working Group, the First Nations Income Security Reform Working Group, and the Urban Indigenous Table on Income Security Reform

December 12, 2017

Toronto – Health and safety activists for the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU) are celebrating a win for workers after the Liberal government at Queen’s Park dropped its plan to weaken enforcement of the Occupational Health and Safety Act (OHSA) yesterday.

November 28, 2017

Warren (Smokey) Thomas, President of OPSEU, sent the following letter to Premier Kathleen Wynne regarding Section 35 (public prosecutions) of Bill 177, the Stronger, Fairer Ontario Act (Budget Measures), 2017.

November 27, 2017

Events

Thursday, April 14, 2016 - 12:00pm
Wednesday, January 6, 2016 - 9:00am to 11:30pm
Tuesday, December 8, 2015 - 6:00am to Wednesday, December 9, 2015 - 9:00pm

Collective Agreement

Central Employee Relations Committee (CERC)

Chair

Neil Martin Local 546
Work:  647.627.4560
E: neilopseu@gmail.com

Vice-Chair

William Larose Local 634
Work: 705.497.5207
E: wlarose3@gmail.com 

Member

Haran Thurairasah Local 502
Work: 416.325.6570
E: haranthurairasah@rogers.com 

Send the CERC team an email at cerc@opseu.org

Who we are, how the committee works, and links to committee Minutes Learn more...

 

Ministry Employee Relations Committee (MERC)

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

Pension and Benefits

November 16, 2016
OPSEU has negotiated a new agreement with the Ontario government on post-retirement benefits for members of the OPTrust pension plan.
October 25, 2016
OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas has sent the letter below to all OPSEU members in the OPSEU Pension Trust pension plan.
September 30, 2016
The Pension Liaison Committee invites you or someone you know to get involved with the OPSEU Pension Trust (OPTrust) by applying to be a Trustee.