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CUPE Collective Bargaining Update

On behalf of CUPE Local 1858 and Vancouver Island University

The Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) Local 1858 and Vancouver Island University (VIU) have now entered negotiations to conclude a new collective agreement for all CUPE employees at VIU. The current collective agreement expires on June 30, 2019.

While collective bargaining negotiations are underway, CUPE and VIU commit to respecting the confidentiality of the process. When negotiations are complete and a tentative agreement reached, it will be announced to the VIU community.

To learn more about the collective bargaining process, please consult the VIU Employee Relations page. CUPE 1858 members can contact their bargaining team members for further information.