Collective Bargaining News

July 28, 2020


Dear AAPS Members,

I am pleased to announce that the UBC Board of Governors has ratified the new Collective Agreement. We appreciate how quickly the University was able to ratify the new agreement.

The 2019-2022 Collective Agreement between AAPS and the University is now in effect.

July 21, 2020


Dear AAPS Members,

We are pleased to report the results of the 2019 Tentative Agreement Ratification Vote.

1,646 AAPS members voted in favour, and 28 voted against. With 98% of participating members voting in favour, the ratification passes.

32% of the AAPS membership participated in the vote. The AAPS Board of Directors appreciates this strong level of support.

The Board and bargaining team are pleased that, in addition to annual 2% general wage increases, the new Collective Agreement:

July 19, 2020


This Tentative Agreement addresses changes to 24 Articles in AAPS's Collective Agreement with UBC.

If you would like to read the individual letters and changes, you will be able to access a PDF of the Memorandum of Agreement between AAPS and the University here, in a few days.