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.

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Latest Group and Sub-Group News

1 September 2021
1 September 2021
     From the President and Vice President
26 August 2021
Vancouver Applied Science and Patent Examination (SP) Sub-Group Annual General Meeting – Members Only Tuesday, September 28, 2021 Virtual Meeting via Zoom
26 August 2021
Environment and Climate Change Canada (ECCC) has been incorrectly processing Designated Paid Holiday pay for MT Shift Workers by failing to deduct 7.5 hours from the premiums paid for holiday work.
24 August 2021
Update from the Regulatory Science (SR) Joint Consultation Committee on SR Standardised Job Review  
23 August 2021
The JCC-RT Group executive is seeking nominations for the following positions:
20 August 2021
The Research (RE) Group executive invites nominations for the RE Group Commendation.
18 August 2021
In preparation for the CS to IT conversion, PIPSC is holding training for CS Group stewards to learn about the process and prepare them to handle member inquiries about the conversion.  Training schedule:
17 August 2021
The Professional Institute of the Public Service of Canada (PIPSC) filed a policy grievance dated July 27, 2015 grieving the Employer’s interpretation and application of Article G2 of the then Collective Agreement between the Parties relating to the payment of the Meat Hygiene
17 August 2021
UNCLASSIFIED Date: 2021-06-22 Subject: Important information from Korn Ferry Support Specialists to PIPSC-AFS London Subgroup Your London AFS Subgroup of PIPSC did some research and obtained the following information to benefit you:
16 August 2021
Greetings everyone, We would like to let you all know that the new SP Group Executive Committee has been formed, here it is: President – Bryan Van Wilgenburg (MT, ECC) Vice-President – Marcel C. Beaudoin (SG-PAT, ISEDC) Secretary – Leslie E. Nasmith (BI, DFO)
13 August 2021
The PIPSC 2021 Annual General Meeting (AGM) is taking place online November 5 and 6, and we’re putting our CP Group delegation together.
12 August 2021
SP 2021 AGM – Call for Resolutions or By-law Amendments According to our SP constitution, a member who wants to submit a by-law amendment or resolution at the 2021 AGM must send it in writing to the Executive.
12 August 2021
The National Executive is pleased to announce that the 2021 Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Applied Science and Patent Examination (SP) Group will be held on Saturday, November 27, 2021.
12 August 2021
The 2021 virtual PIPSC AGM is scheduled for November 5 and 6.
10 August 2021
The NUREG Group executive is accepting nominations for the following positions, all for a 2-year term:
10 August 2021
The Commerce and Purchasing (CP Group) is accepting nominations for 2 vacant positions that must be filled since no nominations were received in the recent group election:
10 August 2021
We’re accepting nominations for 6 regional positions on the NR Group executive team – all for a 2-year term:
9 August 2021
  ATTENDEES Stan Buday, Pierre Touchette, Deb Butler, Stacy McLaren, Patricia Williams, Rob Scott, Eva Henshaw, Lucille Shears, Karim Chaggani, Tony Goddard, Yvonne Snaddon, Gordon Bulmer, Steven Fréchette  
6 August 2021
Following the close of nominations on July 22, 2021, the following members expressed their willingness to serve as representatives on the SH Group Executive. The term of office for the members elected to the SH Group Executive shall be one year.