CUPE Nova Scotia

CUPE Nova Scotia

10% Shift Nova Scotia

CUPE Nova Scotia represents more than 18,000 working women and men employed throughout the public sector.  We are proud to be part of Canada's largest and fastest-growing union.

CUPE represents workers in health care, education, municipalities, libraries, child care, universities, social services, public utilities, transportation, emergency services and airlines.

CUPE members are service-providers, white-collar workers, technicians, labourers, skilled trades people and professionals. More than half of CUPE members are women. About one-third are part-time workers.

Higgins Group Auto and Home Insurance

Discover the group savings available to CUPE members on quality auto and home insurance and be entered for a chance to win one of six new vehicles or a $100.00 gas card. A chance to win these great prizes starting April 1st, 2015. All you have to do is call 1-866-273-2911 for a no obligation quote.   Click above to view flyer for full details.

Councils of Unions Created for Acute Care Workers in Nova Scotia

The Province and Unions representing all employees of the District Health Authorities and the IWK have resolved the outstanding labour representation issues presented under Bill 1 (the Health Authorities Act).  Please click above for more details

CUPE NS makes submission to Child Care Review

CUPE Nova Scotia has made its submission to the provincial government's review of regulated child care.  Read it here.

Halifax water continues to mislead employees, public on pension issue

Unionized employees with Halifax Water say their employer continues to mislead employees and ratepayers about critical details of its pension proposal.

Picket lines up at 10 Halifax Water locations

Here are the locations and addresses of picket lines for members of CUPE Locals 227 and 1431, who commenced job action against Halifax Water at 8 :00 am, Tuesday, May 19.

Talks break off between CUPE, Halifax Water

Talks have broken off again between Halifax Water and its unionized employees. 

Contract talks had resumed this morning, just hours after a strike got underway at the utility.

CUPE Locals 227, 1431 radio and print ads

Here is the newest radio and print ads from striking Halifax Water employees.