As members will know, the current collective agreement between HP Advanced Solutions and the BCGEU expires on March 31, 2015. The BCGEU Bargaining Committee has been bargaining on your behalf and can report that very good progress has been made at the bargaining table.
The parties will now take a break pending the outcome of discussions between HPAS and Treasury Board regarding the renewal of the current contract with the Provincial Government. These discussions are expected to conclude by March 31st.
In the meantime, the current collective agreement continues in full force and effect and this will extend beyond March 31, 2015 if required.
Your BCGEU Bargaining Committee: