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Delegates Secure Paid-Time EBA Meetings at Scenic Rim

Local Authorities February 18, 2020

The Services Union will commence negotiations next month with Scenic Rim Regional Council for your new Certified Agreement (CA). Your Workplace Delegates will facilitate paid-time meetings this Wednesday 19 February for members to discuss and endorse your log of claims,…

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maranoa regional council

Maranoa Members Lock In New Conditions

Local Authorities February 17, 2020

Congratulations to all members of The Services Union at Maranoa Regional Council! Our Union recently formalised your new Certified Agreement (CA) at the Queensland Industrial Relations Commission (QIRC), and it’s a great result. Highlights of your new CA include: Maintenance…

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Cassowary Coast

Cassowary Coast Members Make It Happen

Local Authorities February 5, 2020

Members of The Services Union at Cassowary Coast can take pride in the fact that we’ve recently ratified your new Certified Agreement (CA) in the Queensland Industrial Relations Commission (QIRC), and it’s a great result. Members have achieved improvements such…

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Western Downs

Western Downs Members Vote to Lock In Conditions

Local Authorities February 4, 2020

Members of The Services Union at Western Downs Regional Council have resoundingly voted “YES” in last week’s ballot for the new Certified Agreement (CA). 94.3% of participants voted in favour of the proposal. Our Union will now work closely with…

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South Burnett

South Burnett Bargaining Continues

Local Authorities February 3, 2020

Members of The Services Union at South Burnett Regional Council have been pursuing a new Certified Agreement (CA) since July 2019. While our Union is striving to finalise negotiations before Council enters election caretaker mode, we also need to “get…

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Winton Shire Council

Winton Shire Council Members Lock In New Conditions

Local Authorities January 30, 2020

Congratulations to members of The Services Union at Winton Shire Council. We certified your new Agreement at the Queensland Industrial Relations Commission on Tuesday, and it’s a great result! Highlights of the new Agreement include: Wage increases of: 2.5% in…

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Know Your Rights This Xmas!

Local Authorities December 19, 2019

Members of The Services Union at Brisbane City Council have inquired about their rights and entitlements during the Christmas period. The current Certified Agreement (EBA9) provides as follows: 14 Christmas closedown and flex-time accrual 14.1     Council will each year…

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Maranoa Members Vote Yes

Local Authorities December 9, 2019

Members of The Services Union at Maranoa Regional Council delivered a resounding ‘YES’ vote last Thursday for the proposed new Certified Agreement (CA). 82.9% of participants voted in favour of the proposal. Our Union will now work closely with Council…

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city parklands

Union Secures New Parklands Agreement

Local Authorities December 4, 2019

The Services Union along with the CFMEU and ETU met today with City Parklands Services (CPS) to finalise your new Certified Agreement (CA). The great news is that we now have an agreement in principle, with the proposed CA delivering…

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Ipswich Council Delegates Table Concerns Around Change

Local Authorities December 3, 2019

Workplace Delegates and officials of The Services Union met with People and Culture at Ipswich City Council yesterday for further talks regarding members’ concerns about potential structural change. People and Culture re-committed to working positively and constructively through the issues,…

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