Groups

Members belong to Groups, which include all the members of the same bargaining unit. Each Group operates under its own Constitution which must be consistent with Institute By-Laws. Members of the Group elect their own Executive.

As a member,your voice counts and you're encouraged to participate in the activities of your Group.

Institute Sub-Groups are listed under their respective Group page.

Latest Group and Sub-Group News

18 July 2017
Your AFS Negotiation Team requested meeting dates as soon as possible following our last bargaining session held May 9-12.  On July 14th, CRA agreed to another bargaining session on September 19-21.  We look forward to resuming negotiations with the aim to conclude a collective agreement.
17 July 2017
The meeting took place at the Laurentian Forestry Centre from 12 noon to 1 p.m. In attendance: Catherine Béliveau (BI), Marie-Josée Bergeron (BI), Chantal Côté (BI), Marie Deslauriers (BI), Pierre Godbout FO, Gaston Joncas (FO), Marie-Claude Gros-Louis (BI), Luc Guindon (PC), Alain Labr
17 July 2017
RE CANMET HAMILTON SUB-GROUP ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING 988 King Street West, Hamilton Wednesday, June 14th, 2017 5:30 – 7:30 PM
17 July 2017
Minutes AV North Central Vancouver Island (NCVI) Subgroup Meeting July 11, 2017, 12:00 – 1:00 pm Aquaculture Boardroom, 1965 Island Diesel Way, Nanaimo, BC
17 July 2017
Your Bargaining Team reached a Tentative Agreement with the Sunnybrook Mechanical and Electronic Technologists (SUN-MET) to renew the Group's Collective Agreement.
17 July 2017
Lunch and Learn on the new SP Collective Agreement Date: Tuesday, June 27, 2017 Time: 12:00 - 1:00 PM Place: Conference Room 1 & 2 APizza Lunch will be provided to the attendees
14 July 2017
On June 1, the RE Group Collective Agreement was signed. We are going to see the first effects on our pay on July 12. The pay of most RE members will be adjusted based on the new hourly rate. There will also be a partial or full retroactive payment.
13 July 2017
Minutes of the Informal Meeting with Yvon Brodeur The Interim Executive Committee met on September 13, 2016, over lunch at the Rôtisserie St-Hubert in Val-Bélair for an informal meeting with Yvon Brodeur. 1.    Call to Order
13 July 2017
Minutes of the Informal Meeting Between Réjean Michaud and Denis Caissy The Interim Executive Committee met on September 12, 2016 at the Cosmos restaurant in Lebourgneuf for an informal meeting with Réjean Michaud and Denis Caissy. 1.    Call to Order
13 July 2017
Minutes of the First Meeting of the 2016 Interim Executive Committee The Interim Executive Committee met on July 20, 2016, at the Valcartier Garrison cafeteria, Building 505, Québec City. 1. Call to Order
13 July 2017
AGM Minutes, June 28, 2016 Present:
13 July 2017
It’s time to give us your input for your contract! You collective agreement has expired, and now it is time to re-negotiate with the employer for better wages and working conditions.  The BCFNHA bargaining team will be holding 2 conference calls in order to obtain your input on w
12 July 2017
Retired Members Guild Executive Meeting April 6, 2017 250 Tremblay Ottawa, Ontario
11 July 2017
The results are in - the Tentative Agreement reached between the PIPSC - NEB Group bargaining team and the Employer was ratified by the membership. Over 240 members participated in the vote, with a result of 97.9% in favour.
11 July 2017
Dear AFS member,
11 July 2017
In attendance were: Rick Sanschagrin     President             Noel White    Treasurer      Brian Wolfe    Member at Large Don Eldershaw    Secretary & Communications Guest speaker: Brenda Allard VP NS Central Branch National Association of Federal Retirees
11 July 2017
This information is currently under review and will be updated in the near future.
11 July 2017
MINUTES of the Executive Committee meeting of the Québec City Chapter of the Retired Members Guild (RMG), Professional Institute of the Public Service of Canada (PIPSC), held on March 29, 2017, at La Piazzetta restaurant, 3100 De la Forest, Québec City, Quebec, G1W 1L8.
11 July 2017
24 May 17 ANNAPOLIS VALLEY CS SUB-GROUP ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING HELD 24 May 2017 AT 1700 HRS Members in Attendance: Eva Henshaw, President Jonathan Tweedie, Vice-President Erika Best, Treasurer/Secretary Twelve CS Members
10 July 2017
Retired members Guild AGM Smitty’s Lacewood Drive In attendance were: Rick Sanschagrin     President             Noel White    Treasurer      Brian Wolfe    Member at Large Don Eldershaw    Secretary & Communications Absent: Gary Legassie