A union of professionals making a difference in BC

The PEA is a labour union. Its constitution sets out similar objectives, and labour law gives it the same rights and obligations to represent its members in collective bargaining as apply to other labour unions in British Columbia.

 News and Media

PEA signs joint letter supporting whisteblower protection for Mt. Polley Inquiry
Sign-up to attend Convention 2015!
Every two years, the PEA holds a constitutional convention where issues relating to the union are discussed and major decisions are decided by members. This year the PEA Convention will be held on April 17 & 18, 2015 in Victoria, BC. Read more »

PEA wins three ILCA awards
In October the PEA won three awards at the International Labour Communications Association Labour Media Awards. The competition is open to unions affiliated with The American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL–CIO) or the Canadian Labour Congress. The PEA was awarded first place for: Read more »

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Giving Back 2014 | Shortlisted Organizations
Every year we give members the chance to nominate organizations you believe to be deserving of a donation. This year members nominated 38 organizations and the Grants and Donations committee shortlisted this to 20 organizations. The shortlisted organizations are: Read more »

 Chapter News

December 9, 2014
GLP - Government Licensed Professionals

A bargaining update is available for OGC members. It...

December 2, 2014
SMS - St. Margaret's School

Join the PEA chapter executive for a morning holiday coffee. On December 9 at 7:45 a.m. your...

December 1, 2014
SMS - St. Margaret's School

SMS and the PEA reached agreement on the residence staff bargaining and will not be proceeding...

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Convention 2015

Submit your expression of interest to attend by December 15, 2014