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

26 May 2021
Halifax AFS Subgroup AGM Notice of Meeting
20 May 2021
Some PIPSC members working in health care occupations in the SH Group are being temporarily deployed to provincial health authorities to provide help with COVID-19 relief efforts. Here’s what we’ve learned so far from the Treasury Board Secretariat.
17 May 2021
2021 Fredericton SH Subgroup Annual Meeting Notice
17 May 2021
We’re now accepting applications from stewards to join the CS Group’s Contract Proposals Committee. The committee is responsible for reviewing all of our group’s contract proposals, helping to set our bargaining priorities, and providing general direction to the bargaining team.
17 May 2021
RESEARCH (RE) GROUP INVITATION May 2021 RE Group Annual General Meeting Notice and Call for Delegates  
16 May 2021
    MEETING RÉUNION Minutes CHAIRPERSON Michael Hartry  
14 May 2021
Update: May 25, 2021: Due to unforseen system defects, the voting period has been extended to May 27, 2021 at 12:00 PM ET
12 May 2021
Resolutions to be considered at the 2021 CS Annual General Meeting R4.1.3 OFFICER PORTFOLIOS Other Officers may be appointed including but not limited to: 4.1.3.1 Steward Officer, who shall:
10 May 2021
There is one (1) vacancy on the AFS Group executive. The successful candidate will take Office on July 1, 2021. Following the close of nominations on April 16, 2021 the following members expressed their willingness to serve as President on the AFS Group Executive.  
6 May 2021
We’re accepting nominations for 4 positions total, each elected for a 3-year term:
5 May 2021
We have a deal! Your PIPSC Bargaining Team is pleased to announce that we have reached a tentative agreement with Hamilton Health Sciences. 
3 May 2021
On behalf of your Negotiating Team, I would like to update you on the status of negotiations for a new Collective Agreement.  
3 May 2021
The CRPEG bargaining team met with the company on April 27-29, 2021. The focus of this session of negotiations was on leaves with and without pay and other non-monetary issues.
27 April 2021
Fellow members of the PSPC NR Sub-group NCR, While in-person union activities are still suspended because of the pandemic, there hasn’t been any slowdown in our work and we continue to take every opportunity to defend your interests. 
26 April 2021
We’re pleased to announce that the members of the SUN-RT group and Sunnybrook Hospital ratified the tentative agreement.  Retroactive pay is to be paid within 5 full pay periods following April 21 (the ratification date of the Memorandum of Settlement).
22 April 2021
    MEETING RÉUNION Agenda CHAIRPERSON Scribe Michael Hartry Salwa Al-Eryani
22 April 2021
Results: Lynn Ohlson: NU EMA (Re-Elected) James Brooks: MD (Newly Elected) James McGrath: Nutrition-Dietetics (Acclaimed) Terry Hupman: DE(Acclaimed)
19 April 2021
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16 April 2021
Staffing Legislation in the CRA and How it Affects You: The London AFS Subgroup of PIPSC invites you to attend an information about staffing so that you will be more informed and better prepared for future staffing processes. When: Thursday April 22
15 April 2021
The CP Gatineau Subgroup and CP Ottawa Subgroup are glad to join forces and invite you to a virtual member engagement participation event called “Art While Apart” on Monday, April 26th, 2021 from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.