Telstra Proposed Restructure

  Dear Telstra Members, Please see below explanation of Telstra’s proposed restructure.   TELSTRA’S PROPOSED LEGAL CORPORATE RESTRUCTURE AS PER MARKET RELEASE STATEMENT:   Telstra announced the next steps in its proposed legal restructure to enable it to better realise the value of its infrastructure assets, take advantage of potential monetization opportunities and create additional …

Read more

ESTA Bulletin – Unions Update

Since the beginning of the year the VAU, CWU and UFU have been working through several issues on behalf of ESTA members. CAD Issues The VAU, CWU and UFU wish to thank members who have continued to serve the community in extremely difficult circumstances due to problems caused by the CAD upgrade. Whilst we are …

Read more

Telstra Purple EBA

Telstra Purple EBA – foreshadowing the downgrading of our terms and conditions in all the Telstra areas. In the last week, our Union’s Divisional Executive, despite strident opposition from 3 of the 7 Communications Div Branches (our Victorian T&S Branch, the Victorian P&T, and the NSW T&S branches) supported an application to Fair Work Commission, …

Read more

ORP Disclosure Statement 2019-2020

OFFICER AND RELATED PARTY DISCLOSURE STATEMENT in accordance with Section 293J Fair Work (Registered Organisations) Act 2009 I, Susan Riley, being the Secretary of the Communications, Electrical, Electronic, Energy, Information, Postal, Plumbing And Allied Services Union Of Australia, Communications Division, Telecommunications And Services Branch (Victoria), declare the following Officer and Related Party Disclosure Statement. Organisation …

Read more

No Dunnies, No Deal!

CWU (T&S) Vic: Telstra Bulletin 3 September 2020 A recent bulletin (Changes to Exchange Amenities) to all N&IT field staff, approved by Queensland N&IT manager (Michael Steele ex NDC) really highlights how bad Telstra lowered itself with its bean counter driven mentality. The latest attempt to rationalise the cleanliness in Telephone exchanges – something that …

Read more

Secretary’s Report 2020

BRANCH SECRETARY’S ANNUAL REPORT 2020 2019/20 has seen the certification of Enterprise Agreements for Telstra, ESTA and Optus. The latter part of this year will see negotiations for a new agreement for ACMA. Australia Post is in a very interesting position, where the employer and the Divisional Office along with the 4 of the 7 …

Read more

Post’s Authorised Holiday Shame

CWU Bulletin POST’S AUTHORISED HOLIDAY SHAME 3 August 2020 A/P Technical Members would be well aware by now of Australia Post’s unilateral change to the Authorised Holiday. Hiding behind the “Principal Determination”, made under the authority of the Australian Postal Corporation Act, they have removed what has traditionally been an opportunity to spend a little …

Read more

Call Now