Membership News

OICS Report highlights the extent of overcrowding in WA prison system

A new report from the Office of the Inspector of Custodial Services has highlighted the significant increase in Western Australia’s prison population, with concerns about the capacity of current prisons to handle ... Read More

Federal Council Election Results

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.Federal Council - Branch ... Read More

WAPOU General Purpose Financial Report 2015/16

In line with statutory requirements, these accounts are being made available online and members may seek a hard copy by contacting WAPOU office on 9272 3222.WAPOU - General Purpose Financial Report 2015/16WAPOU Branch - ... Read More

The People’s Inquiry into Privatisation

How have the privatisation of services affected you, your family, and your community?As part of the CPSU, WAPOU is proud to support The People’s Inquiry into Privatisation. Watch the Facebook video for the Inquiry ... Read More

New EBA on the table for members to vote on

You may be aware that last week at our Conference, your delegates endorsed the new draft EBA from the Department of Corrective Services. This means that WAPOU representatives will soon be coming to each prison to talk to you ... Read More

New website launched

The WA Prison Officers' Union is very pleased to launch our new website, which will help us boost communications with members.Our new website brings together all the information that used to be on the WAPOU website, with ... Read More