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Latest News

July 19, 2018

OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas is paying tribute to the dedication and bravery of the hundreds of OPSEU members who are fighting back forest fires ravaging northern Ontario.

“These are true heroes,” says Thomas. “Their bravery makes us all proud.”

July 13, 2018

Help save Ontario's Seed Plant from privatization!

July 6, 2018

In Angus, Ontario, there is a facility run by the Ontario Public Service called the Ontario Tree Seed Plant.

June 21, 2018

Ontario’s Progressive Conservatives have put the public service on a hiring freeze and are halting all discretionary government spending until after the party takes office and can audit the province’s books.

June 18, 2018

Toronto – OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas is calling today’s announced government-wide hiring freeze by Doug Ford a ‘rookie mistake' that will ‘only harm the little guy.’

Events

Saturday, February 18, 2017 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Thursday, February 9, 2017 (All day)
Monday, January 23, 2017 - 2:30pm to Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 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

December 21, 2016
OPSEU members with less than 10 years’ service in the OPTrust pension plan will now be eligible to purchase alternate post-retirement benefits under a new agreement signed between the union and the
November 17, 2016
OPSEU has published a new Q&A about post-retirement benefits for members of the OPTrust pension plan. Click here to read the full document.
November 17, 2016
Questions and answers about post-retirement benefits for OPSEU members in the OPSEU Pension Trust (OPTrust) pension plan