Hello Members,

The Audit, Commerce and Purchasing Group (AV) Collective Agreement is now posted on the public Treasury Board Website.


The Group Bargaining Team (negotiating team) has completed its work. 

Collective Agreement Period June 22, 2018 up to June 21, 2022. (4 year contract). 

Date of Signing August 30.

All new rates of pay were implemented on October 30.

All retro-payments were paid out on December 11.

The collective agreement implementation extension period bonus pay from 120 to 180 days (additional 60 days) was paid out on January 8.

Implementation was a success, less than 120 days (August 30 to December 11). 

Next pay increase for those already at their top rate will be June 22, 2020.

For those not at top rate yet, you will get a pay raise also on June 22 and also your hiring anniversary date.

All questions regarding any work situation (employee/employer labor relations) that you believe is in violation of the collective agreement articles, please contact your local PIPSC Steward:

See list of Stewards:


If you have any question about the collective agreement, or want to know how to interpret certain articles, please contact me directly.

In solidarity and Better Together!

Peter Gabriel


Audit, Commerce and Purchasing Group (AV)

Representing AU-CO-PG Classification Members

The Professional Institute of the Public Service of Canada

Email: peter_gabriel@pipsc.ca