SH Group Bargaining Communique #12 - April 2019

Members of the Bargaining Team for the SH Group met with the Treasury Board Negotiation Team April 24 and 25/2019.

Discussions continued on all outstanding demands, including the rationale in support of the various demands.  Additionally, both teams established priorities in order to “set the table” for the May meeting when monetary demands will be fully discussed.

Additionally, Central Table bargaining also occurred this week and you are referred to the Central Table update for more detailed information.

The SH Bargaining Team is next scheduled to meet with Treasury Board for negations on 28 & 29 May 2019.

For any questions or concerns please contact the SH Group Negotiator (Jean-Paul Leduc - or the Communications Officer (Adam Fenwick - of the SH Bargaining Team. Contact information for all Bargaining Team members is found on the PIPSC SH Group Website (
In Solidarity,
SH Group Bargaining Team
Bargaining Process Summary:
Survey Members for Bargaining Demands - Complete
Focus Groups with Membership - Complete
Information Submitted by Individuals for Bargaining Issues - Complete
Finalization of Bargaining Demands - Complete
Exchange of Bargaining Demands with Employer - Complete
Negotiations to Achieve Tentative Agreement (TA) - In Progress
Should an Impasse in Negotiations Occur/Proceed to Arbitration - If necessary
Tentative Agreement (TA) - Goal
Bargaining Unit Membership Ratification Vote - after TA is reached