Bargaining 101

Learn more about how your bargaining ideas end up in your collective agreement.

To help members better understand how an idea that starts in your workplace ends up in your collective agreement, we’ve created a video.


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Although this video covers the general process for public sector and sectoral bargaining, the basic principles of democracy and the negotiations process are the same for all BCGEU members engaged in bargaining.

The public service bargaining inforgraphic is the first in a series of infographics. Expect to see infographics for all sectors and standalone bargaining soon.

Click on the 'Bargaining 101' graphic to open in a new page. Then right-click on image to download.

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Strikes 101Check the 'Strikes 101' page for information on how the strike process works.