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It pays to be a member

Strong representation by the CPSU has helped a Border Force member recoup almost $50,000 in disputed travel costs after he had to relocate his family from FNQ to Brisbane. Read more >

Busted! Turnbull’s double talk on bargaining and gender equality

Malcolm Turnbull has been caught out claiming the public sector is leading the way on gender equality despite the fact his bargaining policy allows agencies to cut existing family friendly rights and prevent Domestic Violence Leave being included in new agreements. Read more >

PM must act to protect workers from drastic penalty rate cuts

The ACTU has called on the Turnbull Government to protect working people from reductions to their take home pay following the Fair Work Commission’s decision to slash Sunday and public holiday pay rates giving almost one million Australian workers a huge pay cut. Read more >

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Robo-Debt changes are too little, too late

The CPSU has accused the Government of merely fiddling round the edges of its robo-debt debacle - an administrative nightmare which continues to put massive pressure on clients and staff alike. Read more

International Women’s Day

The theme for IWD this year is Be Bold For Change. Please join us to celebrate International Women's Day and the achievements of CPSU women. Read more

Throw another job on the barbie

CPSU members in Agriculture warned two years ago that job cuts were putting Australia’s biosecurity at risk. Now, as the devastating White Spot disease lays waste to our prawn industry, consumers and producers are paying the price. Read more

Cool reception for ABC Board from unions and community groups

The CPSU, Media Alliance, Friends of the ABC and other groups have put the ABC Board on notice over recent decisions that have hurt programs, jobs and services. Read more

Union slams 250 job cuts at Health Department

Harsh Turnbull Government Budget measures have forced the Health Department to call for 250 voluntary redundancies. Read more