Latest News & Coming Events

  • Friday, September 22, 2017
    CUPE members are encouraged to gather at 9:00 a.m. at the corner of Hamilton and Georgia to walk together in the Walk for Reconciliation. Look for our blue CUPE BC Flags - and feel free to bring your...
  • Friday, September 22, 2017
    Health Minister Adrian Dix and the BC NDP government have just announced several new appointments to Health Authority Boards across the province, as outlined in the attached CUPE Bulletin which you...
  • Thursday, September 21, 2017
    Application deadline for the Labour College of Canada program is October 23rd. Please click on the attached link to view the brochure http://documents.clc-ctc.ca/education/LabourCollege/LCC-Jan2018-...
  • Thursday, September 21, 2017
    This is an important meeting for all members. Please make every effort to attend at least part of the meeting. This meeting is inclusive of your lunch break so please bring your lunch with you....
  • Friday, September 15, 2017
    CUPE mourns passing of longtime activist and staff representative Jeff Lawson - Last night, longtime CUPE activist and staff representative Jeff Lawson passed away. “Along with so many CUPE...
  • Monday, September 11, 2017
    New six-year contract includes annual wage increases while preserving retiree benefits. CUPE 1816 members have ratified a new collective agreement with Pacific Blue Cross that includes annual wage...
  • Monday, September 11, 2017
    I need your help in gathering information in the areas that your work has changed, such as increased workload, etc. The reason I’m asking for this information is because of the cuts we have faced due...
  • Wednesday, August 23, 2017
    Whereas the Vancouver Board of Education has adopted a revised local school calendar for the 2017-2018 school year it is agreed that:
  • Monday, August 14, 2017
    The district has successfully migrated new functionality to Smart Find Express (SFE) and PeopleSoft so that hourly timesheet CUPE 15 employees can be paid without the requirement to complete a paper...
  • Monday, August 14, 2017
    More than 600 employees of Pacific Blue Cross and members of CUPE Local 1816 are locked out, causing service disruptions. The workers refuse to accept a concession that would roll back retirement...
  • Friday, August 11, 2017
    Your Memorandum of Agreement for your Collective Agreement 2015 to 2020 has been ratified.You can view it here on our website http://www.cupe15.org/workplace-content/3740/616 in the Your...
  • Thursday, August 10, 2017
    If you or another member you know is interested in becoming a shop steward and attending this course please contact the office at 604-879-4671 or email@cupe15.org
  • Tuesday, August 8, 2017
    CUPE joined in with CUPE 1816 members at a rally to support Pacific Blue Cross workers. We heard from our CUPE BC President, Paul Faoro, BC Federation of Labour President,...
  • Friday, August 4, 2017
    Thank you all for taking the time to fill out our Bargaining Survey! We especially appreciate the specific comments that came from so many of you as it really helps us understand the issues you’re...
  • Tuesday, August 1, 2017
  • Thursday, July 20, 2017
    The deadline to complete the Precarious Workers' Survey has been extended.If you are an auxiliary, casual, temporary, or part-time CUPE Local 15 member working in the Parks Sector and consider...
  • Thursday, July 20, 2017
    In partnership with the Health Sciences Association, the BCGEU and the United Steelworkers, CUPE BC has engaged Environics Research, a well known Canadian polling firm, to conduct opinion research...
  • Friday, July 7, 2017
    Today in northeast BC, more water is used in fracking operations than anywhere else on earth.
  • Thursday, July 6, 2017
    Sent on behalf of John Lewis, Interim Superintendent, Vancouver School DistrictVancouver School Board is pleased to announce that J. David Green has accepted the position of Secretary-Treasurer with...
  • Wednesday, July 5, 2017
    Please call our office at 604-879-4671 if you are interested in becoming a shop steward and attending this workshop. The location is at the CUPE Local 15 office at 545 West 10th Avenue Vancouver just...