Collective agreements

All CUPE members work under the protection of a contract called a collective agreement. If you have questions about your rights, or need help resolving a situation in your workplace, please contact us.

Download collective agreements for:



This is CUPE’s model bylaws – by replacing the link to the file that’s included here (with one that you can upload using the Upload/Insert button at the top of this page), you can have it show your local’s bylaws in the same embedded reader.

Download the bylaws (PDF)


If your collective agreement has benefits negotiated, you can provide easy access to the provider’s page(s) here, along with a simple explanation of what is and isn’t covered.


Job postings

Many employers keep their postings online, but often buried deep in their web sites.

If you make the union site the easiest way for your members to find the postings that are already being kept up to date by the employer, they’ll be more likely to see other union news at the same time.



If you’re part of a pension plan, you can provide some information on the plan here, and a link to the plan web site, for example: