Updated 17/07/2024
The office of Births, Deaths and Marriages is currently 100% Victorian Government owned.  That means we all own it, as we should, because of the detailed personal data about our lives that we have stored there, but the Government is considering selling it off to the private sector.The office is critical to all our lives as it records and manages the most intimate personal details of all Victorians.A potential sale is bad news for Victorians for a number of reasons:It will hand over the personal... -->
Updated 04/07/2024
CPSU members have access to an Australian wide discount buying scheme.Union Shopper is a 100% union-owned organisation that utilises the collective bargaining power of unions across Australia to provide great benefits and savings to members and their families.Our major products and services include:Electrical & whitegoodsMotor vehicles & accessoriesComputers, cameras & office equipmentInsurance & professional servicesTravel & accommodationLeisure & entertainmentGifts & shoppingFood & drinkHouse ... -->
Updated 04/07/2024
The CPSU Rewards program is easy and simple:Discounts are instant: simply log in to our website to find out where and how to redeem your benefits. There are no points to collect, so you’ll get your discounts straight away.Unlimited savings on a wide range of products and services - take advantage of your favourite benefits as many times as you like.Examples of CPSU Rewards:Discounted cinema tickets - save up to 50% of the normal ticket priceA range of discounted gift cards from retailers like ... -->
Updated 22/03/2024
CPSU is a proud part-owner of Co-Power, an electricity cooperative which offers affordable and clean electricity to households across Australia. By switching to CoPower you are helping take the power back from huge energy corporations for the benefit of people and the planet. With other unions and community organisations we have built a non-profit retail energy co-operative that is member-owned and member-run. Energy usage at wholesale rates We never increase our rates for profit Highl... -->
Updated 19/03/2024
CPSU members and their partner/spouse are each entitled to a free standard Will from Maurice Blackburn Lawyers and Safewill. This service is usually priced at $160.00 per Will.To use this service you'll need to know your union membership number and the CPSU Discount Code "CPSU-SV649".Visit http://unionwills.com.au and select the option "Start your free Standard Will with Safewill". After registering your new account with Safewill, you'll be asked for your date of birth, your union member number ... -->
Updated 11/02/2024
The union movement has achieved some of the very big reforms that we set our sights on eight years ago that will fundamentally change workers’ rights for the better as well as fixing some of the issues that were outstanding with the Closing Loopholes Bill Mark 2 passing the Senate. The big ticket items are:1.    A definition of “employee” that overturns regressive High Court decisions which opened a path out of employment rights for all workers2.    A stronger definition of casual wo... -->
Updated 26/06/2023
CPSU in conjunction with G&C Mutual Bank provide a tertiary scholarship program each year, awarding $1,000 per year to support those members and their families attempting a suitable tertiary course with a demonstrated need.Go to the Scholarship section to check your eligibility and to apply.... -->
Updated 26/06/2023
G&C Mutual Bank (formerly SGE Credit Union) offers financial products and services to all CPSU Victoria members. G&C is a member owned bank and one of Australia's most successful and progressive Mutual ADI's.G&C has been providing an extensive and continually improving range of financial products, services and facilities since 1959.Who can join?Everyone can join as G&C Mutual Bank caters for employees of the State Government of NSW and Victoria, the community and other groups and their families.... -->
Updated 14/06/2023
Members with an Industry Super Fund can access financial planning through Industry Fund Services Financial Planning.Please visit ifs.net.au to obtain more information.... -->
Updated 14/06/2023
CPSU Victoria offers regular training and workshops for delegates and members on topics including health and safety, workplace gender equality, secure employment and ending bullying and harassment.Check out our courses section for more details on available training courses.... -->