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Recent News

Election notice- nominations open for positions (updated)

Jan 25, 2024

Casual vacancy and insufficient nominations election. Download the form to view the positions open for nomination. Read More »

Busways EA update

Apr 5, 2024

We find ourselves in a new phase of our ongoing battle for equality in the Busways workplace. Recent meetings with […] Read More »

Bringing Back STA: The Benefits of a Government Operator 

Apr 5, 2024

The RTBU continues to lobby within the Labor Party for the return of State Transit as a government operator in […] Read More »

Region 8 Update

Apr 5, 2024

As you’ve all been aware, the pay issue in Region 8 has been an ongoing process of trying to work […] Read More »

RTBU Pushes for Pay Rise and Standardised Bus Training 

Apr 5, 2024

The RTBU is working diligently behind the scenes, through the Bus Taskforce, to secure a pay adjustment for all bus […] Read More »

Toilets and Meal Facilities Upgrades 

Mar 6, 2024

The RTBU successfully advocated for improved toilet and meal facilities at the NSW Bus Taskforce last year, showcasing the positive […] Read More »

Timing of Opal Card Rollout for NSW staff 

Mar 6, 2024

Well it took 5 years of lobbying behind the scenes at every opportunity by the RTBU and it’s taken several […] Read More »

Region 7 Bargaining Update 

Mar 6, 2024

Negotiations in Region 7 have been ongoing and have been through a long and complex road. Things have been moving […] Read More »

Keolis Downer Hunter Agreement 

Mar 6, 2024

Keolis Downer Northern Beaches continues to engage with members in accordance with the recommendation put forth by the Fair Work […] Read More »

Transdev Light Rail Enterprise Agreement

Mar 6, 2024

After quite a delay, Transdev has provided us with a draft enterprise agreement document. On Wednesday 31st January 2024, RTBU […] Read More »

Addressing Privatisation disaster essential for improving buses

Feb 26, 2024

Media Release – 21 February 2024 Addressing the problems created by the privatisation of Sydney’s buses – including the significant […] Read More »