CSSBA Agreement 2022-25

The nine-union Community Social Services Bargaining Association (CSSBA) has reached a tentative agreement with B.C.’s health employers.

The three-year agreement would be retroactive to April 1, 2022 and covers roughly 19,000 community social services workers, including more than 1,500 HEU members.

All CSSBA members are being asked to vote whether to ratify this tentative agreement. Voting for HEU members begins Monday, March 20 at 9 a.m. and ends on Monday, March 27, at 4 p.m. (Pacific Time). 

If you are a CSSBA member and did not receive an email ballot on March 20, please do one of the following:

  • Fill out the change of contact info form on this website
  • Email electionsofficer@heu.org with your full name and HEU local, and a phone number in case we need to contact you.
  • Phone 1-800-909-4994 between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday

Please see our voting page for more information.

Read the comprehensive report

The comprehensive report outlines in detail the new provisions negotiated in the agreement.

Try the wage calculator

See what your wage increase will be over the term of the agreement, based on your job, grade and step.

How online voting works

You'll receive a ballot by email March 20. Find out how it works.