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CPSU Awards: Nominations open now!

THOUSANDS of public sector staff work together so Tasmanians get the services and support they need and deserve. The CPSU Awards recognise the efforts of just a few of these dedicated public sector Members. FM Financial Award for Outstanding Contribution to the Tasmanian Community This award is for someone who goes above and beyond to […]


Sad news about Nick

The CPSU staff and council are sad and shocked by the illness and loss of our friend and colleague Nick Duncombe who passed away at his home on Saturday. After serving in the army and then in real estate Nick brought his energy and sly wit to the CPSU at the beginning of 2013 when […]


Friday Wrap: The week in review

Will Hodgman’s elusive wages policy CURRENTLY we’re trying to chase down Will Hodgman’s public sector wages policy. It’s a bit like trying to find the pot of gold at the end of the rainbow. What we know so far: It supposedly says that any increase for you can only be ‘up to’ 2% but we […]


Allied Health Professionals take leadership issue to bargaining

Tasmanian Health Service CEO Dr David Alcorn’s is still refusing to listen to union Members who’ve voiced their concern about his decision that there’ll be no AHP Executive Director to lead staff, with the position to go to a nurse. Dr Alcorn chairs the Tas Health Service Industrial Consultative Committee, which has met three times […]


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Latest Campaigns

Proud to be Public: PSUWA Bargaining 2016

GET the latest on your agreement here. We’ll update this page as new information comes to hand – so keep updated and stay informed! Make sure you have your say on your Agreement. Sign up to join the fight to Save our Public services! Member Meetings done and dusted! 17 May: AT 24 MEMBER Meetings […]


Save our Weekend

PRIME MINISTER Malcolm Turnbull said we needed to have a conversation about weekend penalty rates. We know that millions of Australians rely on these weekend rates and changing these would mean a sudden pay cut for these people. Sign up to the Save our Weekend campaign here and stay tuned for more campaign updates. Here […]


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 thousands […]


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