PSAC-UPCE members ratify their collective agreement

Anti-Black racism: It's everyone's fight.

Once again a spotlight has been put on systemic anti-Black racism in the justice system – one that has oppressed Black, racialized, and Indigenous people for centuries.

Employee Engagement Survey

Dear members of the UPCE,

We strongly encourage members of the UPCE to complete the survey. We believe this survey to be an important tool to increase visibility on workplace issues. The current response rate suggests that many of you haven't yet taken the opportunity to provide your feedback.

You should have received a survey link sent to your corporate email. Employees are asked to complete the survey by Friday, October 16.

Joint Letter on racial injustice

A joint letter for Canada Post employees

Canada Post and its bargaining agents acknowledge the harm caused by long-standing racial injustice in Canada, the United States and around the world. Recent tragic and violent events against Black and Indigenous people have brought these important, long-standing issues to the forefront and it’s important that we collectively reaffirm that we stand together against every form of racism, prejudice and violence. It starts by committing to make meaningful strides to ensuring Canada Post is a safe and welcoming organization that actively listens to its employees and treats all with dignity and respect...

UPCE Scholarship Program

Good day members of the UPCE,

As previously mentioned, the Union of Postal Communications Employees has created its own scholarship program for UPCE members and their children. This is in addition to any existing Public Service Alliance of Canada scholarships that may be available.

The $2,000 UPCE Scholarship Program, is available to all UPCE members in good standing at the time of application (and their children), who are enrolled at a post-secondary institution.

Program Guidelines

The UPCE will accept submissions until July 31, 2020.  All the recipients should receive notification of the award no later than September 30, 2020.

Update on the review of the PSAC/UPCE Bargaining Certification Order

The PSAC/UPCE has worked collaboratively with the Corporation to review the excluded positions as provided by the Appendix L of the collective agreement. In fact, the bargaining certification order has not been updated since 1993 and it is our position that it needs a full review...