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June 10, 2015

The Ontario Government declared it, and it affects everyone who works for, or is retired from, the Ontario Public Service (about 100,000 people).

May 15, 2015

On Thursday May 14, the Corrections Bargaining team, along with the Central/Unified team members who represent Unified members in Corrections/Youth Justice, met with the Employer and proposed a position of “All Out” regarding Essential and Emergency Services.

May 14, 2015

Corrections Team Update

May 12, 2015

Charges were dropped yesterday in a London courtroom against an OPSEU corrections officer charged in connection with the 2013 death of an inmate at the the Elgin-Middlesex Detention Centre. Read more

May 6, 2015

OPSEU President Smokey Thomas tells the London Free Press that the dropping of charges against a corrections officer has "far reaching implications that could be widespread.


Tuesday, February 3, 2015 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm
Tuesday, February 3, 2015 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm


May 16, 2011
Systemic & Anti-Racism Organizational Change (SAROC) Program May 16, 2011
April 18, 2011
April 18, 2011 The Honourable James Bradley Minister of Community Safety and Correctional Services 18th Floor 25 Grosvenor Street Toronto, Ontario M7A 1Y6
April 13, 2011
Court reporters are understandably frustrated with MAG’s refusal to comply with the Hunt decision of July, 2006, that found “the preparation and certification of transcripts is the bargaining unit


Wednesday, April 1, 2015 - 12:00pm to 12:45pm
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 - 2:45pm
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 - 12:00pm
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 - 12:00pm

Collective Agreement

Central Employee Relations Committee (CERC)

Haran Thurairasah-Chair
Work: 416.988.9845
E: [email protected]

Neil Martin-Vice-Chair
Work: 416.476.6975
E: [email protected]

Janis Pechinger-Member
Work: 519.873.4771
E: [email protected]

Send the CERC team an email at [email protected]

Who we are, how the commitee 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.