The European collective agreement applies to federal employees of the Economics and Social Sciences (EC) group. We are negotiating the agreement with the Labour Council of Canada, which is covered by the Federal Public Sector Labour Relations Act. The following notices provide the Staff Community with a policy interpretation, guidance and updates on collective agreements, classification, compensation and labour relations, as well as the guidelines of the Joint National Council (JNC). The most recent collective agreement contains updated provisions on: CLICK HERE VERS ACCESS WEBCASTING ( The last contract was signed in August 2019 and will come into force on June 21, 2022. Bargaining Partners: UNIFOR Collective Agreements: June 30, 2022 Dispute Resolution Mechanism: Conciliation If you still have questions about the Provisional Community Collective Agreement, please contact the relevant labour advisor for your department or region. On June 20, 2019, CAPE President Greg Phillips addressed members at a special meeting of members in Ottawa to discuss the details of the Interim European Collective Agreement. More than 140 CAPE members visited the meeting and more than 60 members watched it live. Trading Partners: Federal Government Dockyard Trades and Labour Council (Esquimalt) (West) (FGDTLC (W)) Agreement expiry date: January 30, 2023 Dispute Resolution Mechanism: In 2017, the Federal Employment and Employment Committee has decided that civilian members of the RCMP should be considered public service officers under the ESS classification, who perform work substantially similar to that of members of the EC public service. When this decision comes into force, CADRE workers will be covered by the collective agreement and will be considered part of the EC`s bargaining unit. In the meantime, existing RCMP conditions continue to apply to SSE members.

However, these members are entitled to certain benefits of CAPE, including assistance in filing complaints and representation in discussions with the Secretariat of the Ministry of Finance. After opening the file, use the two blue “next page” arrows in the bottom/middle of the page through the document and not “Next Image” Arrows During the question-and-answer session, some members were asked about the new parental leave guidelines, salary increases and the upcoming vote that will take place between July 3 and July 17, 2019. More information on the ratification vote will be shared with members next week.