Wages ballot now open
IT’S OVER to you, CPSU Members. From today you can now vote on the Public Sector Unions Wages Agreement 2012. The ballot closes at noon on Friday March 9.
You should receive an email with a token that will give you access to an online survey. Members without email addresses will be getting a postal ballot this week.
The ballot asks a series of questions, including voting to either accept or reject the Government’s offer for the Public Sector Wages Agreement 2012.
Here’s a quick overview of the Agreement: Agreement is to operate until June 30 2013; Salary increases of 2% or $1000 per annum (whichever is greater) payable in December 2011 and December 2012; Possibility of additional 0.5% productivity increase; The implementation of an Incentivised Purchased Leave Scheme