CAPE files complaint to the FPSLREB
January 23, 2018
CAPE has now filed a complaint to the Federal Public Sector Labour Relations and Employment Board to contest the employer’s clear violation of the Federal Public Sector Labour Relations Act.
How to report Phoenix overpayment
January 03, 2018
Were you overpaid by the Phoenix pay system in 2017? You have until January 19, 2018 to report an overpayment to the government.
Message from President Greg Phillips: Working for CAPE members
January 03, 2018
A message from President Greg Phillips: Working for CAPE members
Exercize your political rights
December 21, 2017
From December 11 to December 20, members WERE asked to review and vote on CAPE National Executive Committee business: the annual budget; audited financial statements; appointed auditors; and resolutions.
Here are the results!
Changes to the Employment Insurance Act – Impacts on Maternity and Parental Benefits
December 05, 2017
All the changes to the Employment Insurance Act and the impacts on Maternity and Parental Benefits.
Phoenix update: CAPE files four policy grievances!
December 04, 2017
Phoenix update: CAPE files four policy grievances, two for each of our EC and TR groups.
CAPE takes action on behalf of future RCMP members
November 28, 2017
CAPE has been at the forefront of this battle advocating on behalf of our members experiencing pay problems, and took action to protect pending RCMP members from experiencing these problems.
How Our Pension Plan Works
November 17, 2017
On November 23, 2017, CAPE is hosting an event to explore how our pension currently works, different models, and how issues related to Bill C-27 might impact public servants and employees in federally regulated workplaces.
C-27: An attack on pensions
November 17, 2017
In his recent post, Charlie Angus, NDP Member of Parliament called on Prime Minister Trudeau to withdraw Bill C-27. CAPE stands in solidarity with this petition.
Audited Financial Statements
November 16, 2017
To ensure you are informed in preparation of the upcoming vote, please find here a link to the audited financial statements.
CAPE Membership Budget Meeting and Annual General Meeting
November 14, 2017
This is an official call for nominations and for resolutions in the leadup to our the Annual General Meeting. Mark your calendars; the AGM takes place on November 14, 2017.
October 31, 2017
Our survey this summer showed that of 1,725 CAPE members who responded, 75% had experienced pay problems because of Phoenix. It has been a year since the government promised to fix this and yet it remains an unacceptable mess.
Meet the candidates
October 30, 2017
Don't forget that the Meet and Greet is today at the Ottawa Westin Hotel, 11 Colonel By Drive, at 5:30 p.m.
Payout of accumulated overtime
September 11, 2017
Accumulated overtime unused by EC employees will not be automatically paid out by September 30.
Progress : Support for trans employees
August 28, 2017
Last week, Public Services and Procurement Canada released a guide called Support for trans employees. The guide is aimed at transgender, two-spirit and gender-diverse employees as well as colleagues and managers who wish to actively work towards a supportive workplace.
Information on salary adjustments on July 12 and on retroactive pay
June 26, 2017
Public Services and Procurement Canada (PSPC) adjusted EC and TR payroll records the weekend of June 24 to begin paying employees in these groups at their new rates for the pay period ending June 28. Given that employees are paid in arrears, they will begin seeing new rates starting with the July 12 payday.
National Aboriginal Day: We need to have all the voices heard
June 21, 2017
As part of Canada 150, a Government of Canada priority, our members are engaged in building events and other initiatives. But many of our members are also keenly aware that Canada 150 carries many inherent contradictions. Please celebrate National Aboriginal Day with an open mind and by trying to learn more about the history of the very first Canadians.
National Public Service Week: A golden opportunity to walk the talk!
June 12, 2017
What we want, therefore, is for the government to treat National Public Service Week as an opportunity to tell us, in practical terms, how it will go about solving all of the problems related to the Phoenix pay system.
Usurpation of CAPE intellectual property
June 05, 2017
CAPE has filed a complaint with the World Intellectual Property Organization, the body charged with resolving internet name disputes, against the use of a unauthorized website.
Additional information on Phoenix
May 17, 2017
Treasury Board has put online several documents meant to inform employees experiencing pay problems related to Phoenix of the mechanisms available.