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Monday, 2 May 2016

GetUp, follow the money

A report by lobby group GetUp has exposed the loopholes used by corporate tax dodgers. Closing the Caribbean Connection found: Australia lost $5.37 billion to corporate tax dodging from just…

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Friday, 29 April 2016

Door knock for a better future

Every Saturday from 30 April until election day Unions NSW will be door knocking in marginal seats talking to workers about the issues that will change votes. Join in and have a conversation…

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Friday, 14 November 2014

PSA protest targets NSW plans to privatise housing worth $800m for disabled - The Sydney Morning Herald

The Sydney Morning Herald has followed yesterday's coverage of our hugely successful rally with a story about the future of more than $800 million in government-owned property with the transfer of…

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Monday, 21 July 2014

ECEC Industrial Bulletin - July 2014

ECEC Advisory Group The PSA Early Childhood Education and Care Advisory Group is a group of elected PSA members who regularly meet throughout the year with ECEC management to raise…

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Monday, 21 July 2014

DEC Industrial Bulletin - June/July 2014

Latest news The separation of DEC and TAFE has led the PSA to seek clarification from the Department regarding what transitional arrangements are being made and the impact this could…

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Monday, 24 February 2014

New Code of Ethical Conduct - FACS

Sign first, talk later... FACS fail to consult over Code of Ethical Conduct FACS Bulletin: Code of Conduct February 2014 (PDF Version) The Department of Family and Community Services is…

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Wednesday, 29 May 2013

National Reconciliation Week: 27 May to 3 June 2013

National Reconciliation Week (NRW) is celebrated across Australia each year between 27 May and 3 June. The dates commemorate two significant milestones in the reconciliation journey—the anniversaries of the successful 1967…

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Tuesday, 28 May 2013

Government bill threatens independence of NSW public service

 MEDIA RELEASE 28 May 2013 A NSW Government bill seeks to remove legislative protections for the merit selection process in the public service creating a greater risk of nepotism and…

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Thursday, 7 March 2013

The National Disability Insurance Scheme Draft Rules

The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) will commence its trial period in the Hunter from July this year. The government has just released the rules around eligibility for inclusion in…

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Wednesday, 6 February 2013

Correctional Officers' Professionalism Highlighted on 2GB

Click here to listen to the podcast Download an MP3 of the audio [audio mp3="https://psa.asn.au/wp-content/uploads/2013/02/06-demanding-an-apology_0.mp3"][/audio]

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Thursday, 17 January 2013

January 2013 edition of Women @ Work out now

  The January 2013 edition of Women @ Work is now available here Articles in this edition are: *Linda Barclay-Hales, Womens Council Chair article, *Minister for Women supports cuts to…

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Friday, 9 November 2012

Schools job cuts don’t add up

The O’Farrell Government’s plans to cut hundreds of jobs out of education will hit the operation of schools and implementation of learning programs, at a time the government has found…

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Friday, 9 November 2012

Nationals must force O’Farrell back down on DPI regional job cuts:

The Public Service Association of NSW has today called on the NSW Nationals to support regional communities, farmers and public service workers by opposing the recently announced 300 job cuts…

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Monday, 5 November 2012

PSA Election Results 2012

The PSA elections were declared on Monday 5th November. The results are: ELECTION OF GENERAL SECRETARY Anne Gardiner Workcover 4696 Elected John Cahill Public Service Association 3969 ..   ELECTION…

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Wednesday, 31 October 2012

Not another election?

In the past few weeks members will have received ballot papers from the NSW Electoral Commission to vote for senior positions in the PSA. Tomorrow, Thursday 1 November 2012, ballot…

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Wednesday, 31 October 2012

Unions NSW leaflet on implementation – October 2012

Unions NSW has updated its leaflet on the implementation of the O'Farrell government's changes to workers compensation. The revised leaflet is attached. Implmentation Sheet October 24 update

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Wednesday, 24 October 2012

New TAFE model a risky business: union

The Community and Public Sector Union, which represents TAFE education support staff, is concerned changes to TAFE course funding announced today, combined with the previously announced job cuts, will compromise…

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Wednesday, 24 October 2012

Union urges O'Farrell to overturn Cronulla Fisheries closure

The Public Service Association of NSW calls on the O’Farrell Government to abide by the first recommendation of its Parliamentary Inquiry to reverse the decision to close the Cronulla Fisheries…

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Friday, 19 October 2012

CPSU (SPSF Group) NSW Branch accounts

The accounts for the year ending 30 June 2012 for the NSW Branch of our federal union, CPSU (SPSF Group) are published at http://psa.labor.net.au/publications/1135046039_21840.html

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