Bus and Tram Express
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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 »

CMET Workgroup

Nov 25, 2020

We’re looking for an RTBU member to take part in the Workplace Organising Committee along with other unions, HSR’s and […] Read More »

Union Win!

Back in March 2019 the STA stopped paying excess travel time for bus drivers acting up in higher grades. Towards […] Read More »

TWU/Busways Greenfield Agreement

Nov 25, 2020

The RTBU appeal to a full bench of the Fair Work Commission is scheduled for the 14th of December 2020 […] Read More »

Majority Support Determination Application

Nov 24, 2020

The RTBU is in the process of fighting to bargain for a single instrument to cover all bus drivers in […] Read More »

Donations for STA Driver Roy Stanton

Nov 24, 2020

Donations are being collected to assist an STA bus driver from Randwick bus depot. Roy has been involved in an […] Read More »

TSA Agreement for Public Holidays Falling on Saturday Stays

Nov 24, 2020

The Tram and Bus Division has finally had a result from the Federal Court about its Easter Saturday dispute. This […] Read More »

Member Advisory on Lodging TfNSW Medicals

Nov 18, 2020

Members  are advised not to use Service NSW centres for the lodging of any medicals required by TfNSW if their […] Read More »

NSW top Transport Chief Steps Down following Camellia Site Controversy

Nov 18, 2020

Rodd Staples will step down in February 2021 after three years as NSW’s top transport chief.  Aptly timed, Mr. Staples’ departure comes […] Read More »

NSW Transport Minister requests ICAC probe into polluted Light Rail land

Nov 18, 2020

NSW Transport Minister Andrew Constance has requested the state’s anti-corruption watchdog to investigate a parcel of highly contaminated land at 6 Grand […] Read More »

NSW BUDGET 2020/21 – Transport to make up 56% of capital expenditure over 4 years

Nov 17, 2020

NSW Treasurer Dominic Perrottet has revealed the budget allocations to multiple ongoing and new public transport projects in and around […] Read More »