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UNA’s Constitution and bylaws contain the rules by which our union is governed. The UNA Constitution may only be amended by a vote of two-thirds of the delegates present and voting at the union’s Annual General Meeting.

Negotiations Policies are confidential to UNA Members Only - please contact UNA's Provincial Office for copies for information about these documents.

Governing Documents
UNA Constitution613.24 KB
The Constitution is the set of fundamental principles according to which UNA is governed.
Policy and Procedures
Committees177.40 KB
A description of the internal committees which govern UNA
Funding2.41 MB
A description of the internal procedures and rules about how UNA funds its activities.
Meetings342.40 KB
A description of the important general meetings held annually by UNA.
Positions439.53 KB
A description of the policy positions taken by UNA.
A request of every nurse in UNA: Please report all serious injuries!
Section 18 of the Alberta Occupational Health and Safety Act stipulates that an employer must report a serious injury or accident that results in death, injury or hospitalization of a worker for two days or more.
Implementation of Arbitration Decision Regarding Changing the Length of the Shift Cycle
A new Joint Statement outlining principles and guidelines jointly developed by United Nurses of Alberta and Alberta Health Services to support implementation of a recent arbitration decision related to changing the length of a shift cycle has now been posted.
February 22, 2017 09:00-16:30
Know Your Rights Workshop ~ Calgary
March 01, 2017 09:00-16:30
Grievance Workshop ~ Calgary
March 02, 2017 09:00-16:30
Unit/Office Rep Workshop ~ Calgary