Component 12 includes members who work for the B.C. Government and non-government employers providing front-line administrative and support services.

They work in a variety of classifications and positions: administrative officer, clerk, postal clerk, clerk stenographer, coordinator of volunteers, court clerk, financial officer, health unit aide, medical records librarian and technician, office assistant, data processing operator, radio, teletype and switchboard operators, stationery clerk and stockworker.


February 21, 2018

Government must take bolder action on speculation tax - BCGEU

February 21, 2018BURNABY – The BC Government and Service Employees' Union (BCGEU) is pleased to see the B.C. NDP government's newly released 30-point housing plan which proposes significant steps towards addressing the province's housing affordability crisis. This plan includes measures, many of which the BCGEU has been calling for, like introducing a progressive property transfer tax surcharge...

February 20, 2018

BC Budget provides path to affordability and quality public services - BCGEU

Fixing 16 years of neglect in public services, childcare and housing will take time, but BC Budget 2018 signals a bold path forward on these important public issues, says the B.C. Government and Service Employees' Union. "We have consistently called upon government for greater investment to restore quality public services," said BCGEU president Stephanie Smith. "Today's budget begins that renew...

February 20, 2018

Bargaining Update for Land Title & Survey Authority members - BCGEU

Bargaining resumed with your Employer on Feb 13th and 14th. Progress is continuing with both the Employer and Union's monetary proposals now tabled. The Employer needs some time to review and cost our monetary proposals. We anticipate focused discussions at our next bargaining dates of March 21st and March 26th. Should you have any questions please speak with a Union Bargaining committee member...

February 19, 2018

Vancity workers at Downtown Vancouver branch join BCGEU - BCGEU

Workers at the Vancouver City Savings Credit Union Downtown Vancouver Branch (#10) have voted by majority to join the BC Government and Service Employees' Union (BCGEU).  The 26 financial services workers at this branch join over 700 of their Vancity colleagues who benefit from access to fair wages and improved working conditions under their collective agreement. "We are thrilled to welcome wor...

February 19, 2018

Caring Professionals should be exempt from mobility pricing - BCGEU

The Mobility Pricing Independent Commission recently published its initial report exploring decongestion charging as part of a 10-year plan for transportation development in the Metro Vancouver region. They have proposed two main policy approaches for consideration: tolling congestion points and charging drivers for each kilometre they drive. Congestion point pricing charges drivers when they p...

February 15, 2018

2018 BCGEU Scholarship Program - BCGEU

Delegates to our 2017 Constitutional Convention voted to increase our annual scholarship program to $60,000. Awards for full-time students are $2,000 and, for part-time students, $1,000. Our scholarship program is funded by the dues of our 73,000 members. Applicants must be: A BCGEU member, or related to a current retired, or deceased BCGEU member or staff; and A student or prospective post-se...

February 14, 2018

Elections for Local 1210 Chair - BCGEU

The BCGEU is holding elections for the following position of the Local 1210 Executive:  Local 1210 Chair:FISHER, TammyGARROW, FrederickBallots are available from your stewards and contacts at the worksite. You may also vote at the Area Office, (10147 100th Avenue, Fort St. John).Candidate statements are attached for those candidates who provided them.Ballots are due back to the BCGEU Peace Rive...

February 13, 2018

Elections for Local 1204 Executive - BCGEU

To: All BCGEU Local 1204 Members Re: Elections for Local 1204 Executive   The BCGEU is holding elections for the following positions of the local 1204 executive. Candidate statements are attached for those candidates who provided them:   Chair: Ron Anganu Sue Frith   First vice chair: Sue Frith Pamela Willingshofer Leona Birchard Danielle Pohl   Second vice chair: Pamela Willingshofer Ron Angan...