2016-2021 PSAC-UTE Collective Contract and Wage Networks The employer will provide each bargaining unit employee with a one-time lump sum payment of $400 at the time of signing this collective agreement. In the case of marketing in which the tender is part of the process, the members of the CEF-ASD Joint Committee strive to do everything in their power to reach agreement on the criteria for personnel issues (. B for example, conditions of employment, pensions and health care, the number of admissions of workers) to be used in the application on proposal (RFP). The committee will respect the provisions of the federal government`s treaty. For seasonal and part-time permanent workers, the MST is assessed in the same way as reasonably under the terms of the collective agreement. Regular updates on collective bargaining will be published as new information becomes available. The rating agency recognizes the principles of openness, transparency, professional integrity and ensuring greater availability of information for all its employees and the Canadian public with respect to collective bargaining. The new collective agreement will enter into force on November 13, 2020 and will apply from November 1, 2016 to October 31, 2021 included. From the date of signature, the rating agency has 180 days to implement the provisions of the collective agreement, including retroactive compensation. Details of the collective agreement are available on the PSAC-UTE website. Training Follow us for special online training on different aspects of the new collective agreement. Now register as a separate employer, the rating agency is responsible for conducting its own collective bargaining and negotiations for unionized workers and setting pay levels for non-unionized workers. As such, the rating agency is responsible for negotiating collective agreements and negotiations with the following bargaining partners: the Public Service Alliance of Canada, the Tax Workers Union (PSAC-UTE) and the Professional Audit Service Institute of Canada, Financial and Scientific (PIPSC-AFS Group).