CUPE offers many tools to support locals during bargaining.

  • CUPE National representatives​: staff who offer leadership and guidance for your bargaining team, and facilitate access to the broad range of services available in the union. 
  • Specialist staff support: professional staff trained in a many areas including legal, research, communications, equality, health and safety, job evaluation, and finance.
  • Collective Agreement Information System (CAIS)
  • Bargaining-related workshops
  • Regional office support
  • Materials for bargaining committees - listed below.