Document Type

Arbitration Decision

Publication Date



National, Collective Agreement, Sub Post Office, Twelve Months, Signing Date


National Union Grievance alleging violation of Appendix "Q" of the Collective Agreement between the parties for the Postal Operations Group (Non-Supervisory): Internal Mail Processing and Complementary Postal Services, signed April 2, 1985 and bearing the expiration date September 30, 1986. The Union requested an order that the Employer respect Appendix "Q" by signing sub post office contracts that do not exceed twelve months and by renegotiating any sub post office contracts "so that they do not exceed a twelve month period from the initial signing date".


Case summary available at the Sir James Dunn Library via Canadian Labour Arbitration Summaries.