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CPSU notifies 24 hour strike on Friday 12th August across DIBP/ABF

Aug 08

After consultation with senior workplace leaders and delegates, CPSU has notified a 24 hour strike on Friday 12 August across the entire Department (with the exception of already exempted staff like CTU, and the Marine Unit who will have separate action notified.

•CPSU members across the APS are ramping up protected action, political and Fair Work pressure on Government
•CPSU delegates in DIBP and ABF have endorsed a Departmental wide 24 hour strike for Friday 12th August
•CPSU member meetings being held from 3rd August, Departmental wide
•Agriculture members joining DIBP/ABF members on 12th August by holding stop work PIA meetings
•Further industrial action planned APS wide and Airports

Full details of the strike are as below:

In accordance with the requirements of s 414 of the Fair Work Act 2009 (Cth), the Community and Public Sector Union (CPSU) provides written notice that CPSU members employed by the Commonwealth in the Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP) intend to take the following protected industrial action:
1. All CPSU members in “Team 1” at the International Terminal of Perth Airport: – a stoppage of work starting at 21:15 hours local time and ending at 24:00 hours local time on Thursday 11 August 2016
2. All CPSU members at DIBP workplaces in 10 Cooks River Rd, NSW: – a stoppage of work starting at 21:45 hours local time and ending at 24:00 hours local time on Thursday 11 August 2016
3. All CPSU members in all States and Territories: – a stoppage of work starting at 00:00 hours local time and ending at 24:00 hours local time on Friday 12 August 2016
4. All CPSU members in Melbourne International Airport in the “C Shift”: – a stoppage of work starting at 00:00 hours local time and ending at 01:00 hours local time on Saturday 13 August 2016
5. All CPSU members in “Maritime Operations, Regional Command” at 1010 La Trobe Street, Melbourne, VIC: – a stoppage of work starting at 00:00 hours local time and ending at 02:21 hours local time on Saturday 13 August 2016
6. All CPSU members in Brisbane International Airport: – a stoppage of work starting at 00:00 hours local time and ending at 04:30 hours local time on Saturday 13 August 2016
7. All CPSU members in Cairns International Airport: – a stoppage of work starting at 00:00 hours local time and ending at 00:30 hours local time on Saturday 13 August 2016

We will keep you updated with any news on this matter and work with the relevant departments to minimise and delays where possible.

Thanks

Mondiale

Monday, 8 August 2016

Posted: 1 year 3.5 months ago
Tags: strike, CPSU