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Join the fight in 2015

Your CPSU is ready to fight for Members’ rights in 2015, like we’ve done every year since 1897. If you work with someone who isn’t a CPSU Member, why not ask them to join you to help preserve and improve your workplaces rights and conditions into the future? They can contact us on 6234 1708 [...]

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Event: May Day Banner Parade

COME and join in the Unions Tasmania Banner Parade on Saturday May 2. May Day is about celebrating the achievements of the union movement both here in Australia and overseas. If you’d like to join, assembly for the parade starts at 11.30am, with the walk starting at noon from Augusta Rd New Town, near the [...]

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Event: International Workers’ Memorial Day

INTERNATIONAL Workers’ Memorial Day takes place annually worldwide on April 28. It’s a day of remembrance for workers killed, disabled, injured or made unwell through their work. In 2014/15, we’ve seen 11 work related deaths in Tasmania. This year there will be an ecumenical service held on Tuesday April 28 at St David’s Cathedral, 23 [...]

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Economy – facts tell a different story

WHY is Treasurer Peter Gutwein spruiking a strong Tasmanian economy when the latest reports show the opposite? The CommSec report released this week shows: • Tasmania is ranked last in this State of the States report, with the lowest economic growth • Our state has the weakest result on spending of all the states and [...]

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Latest Campaigns

Why Be Part of the CPSU

By joining the CPSU, you become part of a strong, progressive union focussed on maximising the services available to the Tasmanian community and ensuring those who deliver those services are treated fairly and with respect. CPSU Members have access to the full range of advice, support and representation on both individual and group issues. By [...]

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Save Public Services

YOUR CPSU joined with other public sector unions to launch a campaign that highlights the damage further public service job cuts would cause to Tasmanian communities. The campaign’s also about broadening the public’s view on who public sector workers: people who provide vital services such as child protection, road safety and maintenance, looking after our [...]

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Union Power Campaign

  UNION POWER  can save CPSU Members hundreds of dollars a year on power, fuel, gas and internet costs. On behalf of union members UNION POWER can negotiate all sorts of discounts for individual that have so far only been available for big business. Unions Tasmania will use the collective market power of tens of [...]

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