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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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March 4: Groundswell across country

YESTERDAY thousands of union members across Australia rallied against the Federal Government’s attack on the working lives and living conditions of Australians. Workers stood up for jobs, public services, workers’ rights, pensions and Medicare. In Tasmania union members attended two events, in Hobart and Launceston. Members representing a range of workers attended, with the crowd [...]

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Prison pressure

CPSU General Secretary Tom Lynch spoke to the ABC today about the tensions at Risdon Prison Complex with changes happening too fast. “In the past when there has been heightened pressure that’s resulted in our members being assaulted. We want prison management to have that at the front of their mind in every decision that [...]

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Media release: BUDGET CUTS

THE Community and Public Sector Union calls on the Minister for Parks and Wildlife Matthew Groom to put a stop to the redundancy program that will see 25 – 30 experienced Parks staff made redundant before the end of the financial year. A report released by the union today details the impact this reduction in [...]

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Latest Campaigns

March 4 Your Rights

YOUR CPSU asks you and your colleagues to join these Australian Unions events. Our rights at work are again under attack from big business and the Abbott and Hodgman governments. The time to stand up and fight back is now. Let’s rally together with thousands of our neighbours, workmates, friends and families at a national [...]

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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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