The function of each committee is to prepare collective bargaining proposals and to negotiate the collective agreement between the respective employers and bargaining units. The Bargaining Committees shall be appointed by the Executive at least six (6) months prior to the expiration of the collective agreement and shall be disbanded after the new collective agreement has been signed, printed and distributed.
The VPL Bargaining Committee shall be a permanent committee of six (6) members, four (4) to be appointed by the Executive, plus the President and one (1) Vice-President appointed by the Executive.
The GDPL Bargaining Committee shall be a permanent committee of three (3) members plus the President. Appointments to the GDPL bargaining unit committees will be made upon the recommendation from the Gibsons Member-at-Large.
The SPL Bargaining Committee shall be a committee of three (3) members plus the President. Appointments to the SPL bargaining unit committees will be made upon the recommendation from the Sechelt Member-at-Large.
2019 VPL Committee
Kari Scott-Whyte (President)
Johnathan Dyer (VP)
Tamara Coombes (Alt)
CUPE National Rep