ETFO Central Bargaining Bulletin #21 – April 23, 2020

Ratification Voting Starts Today

The ratification vote for the 2019-2022 Tentative Central Agreement for ETFO Teacher and Occasional Teacher members will take place online. A voting link will be posted today to the ETFO Collective Bargaining website.
Voting starts: Thursday, April 23, 2020, at 5:30 p.m.
Voting ends: Monday, April 27, 2020 at 7:00 p.m.
The Online Voting Site can only be accessed during the online voting period.
In order to enter your Online Voting Site and participate in the vote, you will need to provide your ETFO ID Number and last name. Your ETFO ID number is located on your ETFO card (i.e., the white card with the red apple).
Voting results will be announced on Tuesday, April 28, 2020.
Access the online voting site at

Need Help Voting? Call The Voter Help Centre!

Can’t remember your ETFO number? Need help to vote? A dedicated Voting Help Centre is available to assist you. The Voting Help Centre can be reached at 1-866-621-5606 during the following dates and times:

  • Thursday, April 23: noon to 9:00 p.m.
  • Friday, April 24: 9:00 am to 9:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, April 25 and Sunday, April 26: 9:00 am to 4:00 p.m.
  • Monday, April 27: 9:00 am to 7:00 p.m.

Additional Information Available on the Voting Site

  • Message from ETFO President Sam Hammond (Video)
  • 2019-2022 Teacher/Occasional Teacher Tentative Central Agreement Documents
  • Teacher/Occasional Teacher Tentative Central Agreement Highlights
  • Tentative Central Agreements: Frequently Asked Questions
  • The 2019 Round of Bargaining: Backgrounder
  • Regulation 274 Backgrounder
  • What Happens Next? The Implications of Accepting or Not Accepting the 2019-2022 Teacher/Occasional Teacher Tentative Central Agreement
  • Narrated PowerPoint: A review of the 2019-2022 Teacher/Occasional Teacher Tentative Central Agreement (Audio)

You can enter and exit your Online Voting Site as many times as you wish during the voting period to examine the documents, video and audio file in the site, provided you do not vote. Once you have cast your ballot, you will not be able to re-enter the Online Voting Site.

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