Bargaining Process

Your Role in Bargaining

Ongoing two-way communications between the Bargaining Committee and the members is an important factor which helps us in our efforts to negotiate a good Collective Agreement.  Every Unifor member has three main roles throughout bargaining:

Steps in the Bargaining Process

Your bargaining committee along with your local executives have continually worked with the company for the duration of the agreement on your behalf ensuring the agreement has been followed.  If there have been any instances where the company has failed to comply discussions result and if necessary a grievance is filed. The official bargaining process for a new collective agreement begins in the year prior to the expiration of the collective agreement: 

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