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Recent News

FAQs for Tram and Bus Division members: COVID-19

Apr 17, 2020

Given the current situation is relatively stable, staying abreast of the latest information has become a bit easier.  Below is […] Read More »

Don’t Sell Our Buses: what you need to know about bus privatisation

Nov 4, 2019

The NSW Government has made no secret of its plans to privatise more of Sydney’s bus networks. Recent bus privatisation […] Read More »

Sunday timetable shemozzle

Jul 30, 2021

Confusion continues on the ground with what Transit Systems is paying employees during the Sunday timetable period. The TSA position […] Read More »

Busways wins Region 7 tender while in court for greenfield contract

Jul 30, 2021

The NSW Government’s awarding of Sydney’s Region 7 bus operations tender to Busways is ludicrous considering the company is in […] Read More »

New ACTU guide on govt covid support

Jul 30, 2021

Recent COVID-19 outbreaks across Australia have again highlighted the inadequacy of the Morrison Government’s responses to the COVID-19 pandemic and […] Read More »

COVID-19: Clarifications from NSW Health and Transport for NSW for Tram and Bus Members

Jul 16, 2021

Recent developments and clarifications came from NSW Health and Transport for NSW on Tuesday 13 July. There is a misconception […] Read More »

Gift Cards Now Available!

Jul 9, 2021

The $50 gift cards for members have finally arrived after the executive moved a resolution on May 7th that all […] Read More »

Government flags return to 2.5% Wages Policy

Jun 25, 2021

In a move that will affect public sector/service wages for any Award negotiated in the next financial year, the government […] Read More »

Region 8 Negotiations

Jun 24, 2021

The RTBU met with Keolis Downer to discuss the EA negotiations. KD have again confirmed their intention to have employees […] Read More »

Region 6 Negotiations

Jun 24, 2021

Members voted earlier this week and approved the Log of Claims for the RTBU to take forward in negotiations. Discussions […] Read More »

New COVID Measures

Jun 24, 2021

After the Government decided to reimpose certain measures during this week, we’ve now had clarification from TfNSW about a few […] Read More »

Masking up, Yet Again

Jun 18, 2021

In typical fashion, the Government announced at 11am this morning that masks will be compulsory on public transport for the […] Read More »