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WAPOU Financial Reports

2017-18 Financial Year The financial audit for the 2017-18 financial year is complete. The following report can be accessed by clicking on the hyperlink below: WAPOU General Purpose Financial Report 2018   2016-17 Financial Year Dear Members, Our fin ...

Election Notice - E2018/38 - Stage 2

Nominations are called for: Branch Delegate to Federal Council (1) Election Notice Information Nomination Form Application Form for Absentee Ballot Material   ...

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Election Results - E2018.38 CPSU-SPSF WA Branch

CPSU/SPSF Group scheduled election WA Prison Officers Union BranchCircular No: 17/2018 with the declaration of results E2018/38 can be found here. The AEC Post Election Report E2018-38 can be found here. ...

WAPOU mental health training making impact beyond WA

Over the past year, WAPOU has been working to empower prison officers to take control of their mental health by delivering groundbreaking training to hundreds of prison staff across the state. The innovative training we have been developing has the suppor ...

Election Notice - E2018.38 CPSU-SPSF WA Branch

Western Australian Prison Officers' Branch Scheduled and Vacancy Election: Official Documents  Election Notice Stage 1 Nomination Form Stage 1   ...

A Message from Andy Smith

Dear Members,   The beginning of 2018 has brought big changes to the WA Prison Officers Union following the resignation and departure of Secretary John Welch. It is with that news I would like to announce I will be stepping in as acting secretary, un ...

E2017-210 CPSU-SPSF WAPOU Branch Election - Contested and Uncontested Declaration

Below are the results of the election for the following offices, conducted in accordance with the provisions of the Fair Work (Registered Organisations) Act 2009 and the rules of the organisation. WAPOU Branch Election - Contested and Uncontested Declarat ...

Corruption and Crime Commission investigation into the WA prison system

We have been made aware that a Corruption and Crime Commission (CCC) investigation is currently underway into the Western Australian prison system. We understand that the investigation, jointly conducted by the CCC, Department of Justice and WA Police For ...

Circular No 29 - Response to Post Election Report

Further to Circular No 25 and the post election report published on the union 'Respect the Risk' website, WAPOU have now responded to the issues raised in the Report. A copy of the response is now available on the union website. Circular No 29 - 2017 - Re ...

Election Notice E2017 - 210

Circular No 26 - 2017: Election Notice E2017 - 210 Nomination Form E2017 - 210 ...

CPSU/SPSF WAPOU Branch Vacancy Election - Post-election Report

Circular No 25 2017 - Post Election Report E2017-130 E2017 - 130 CPSU-SPSF WAPOU Branch Vacancy Election - Post Election Report PDF E2017 - 130 Declaration of Results for Uncontested and Contested Offices - signed PDF   ...

Circular No 23 – Educational Scholarships 2017

Information about the Educational Scholarship Programme, including who is eligible and how to apply, can be found here. ...

2017 AGM Agenda

Dear Members, The agenda for the 2017 AGM has been released. A copy of the agenda can be found here.   ...

Wandoo Prison - They made it public

Last weekend’s WA Labor State Conference saw one of the most significant outcomes for WAPOU and its members in recent years, with the announcement by Premier Mark McGowan that Wandoo prison, which is currently operated by Serco, would come back into ...