Contracting Out Information

This contracting out resource contains the latest news on outsourcing of bargaining unit work at Telus and will be updated on a regular basis.

TELUS Contracting Out Notifications

2008/08/12: List of Jobs Contracted Out
Includes links to each notification letter

Press Releases and Fact Sheets

October 12, 2007: Poster What TELUS says about Contracting Out

September 17, 2007: Poster Fighting to keep jobs in Canada

August 17, 2007: Fact Sheet
Fighting to keep jobs in Canada

July 13, 2007: Fact Sheet
Telus Exports Jobs

July 5, 2007: Press Release
Telus shipping jobs overseas along with customer account information

Write a Letter Campaign

Letters to the Editor

Use the information from our Press Releases and Fact Sheets as a resource to write letters to local newspapers expressing your concerns over Telus shipping Canadian jobs overseas.

Rules of Engagement

  • Stick to the facts! Keep personalities and insults out of it.
  • 300 words or less. Be concise and to the point.
  • Clearly state credentials; include full name, contact information, and daytime phone number
  • No e-mail attachments. Send content within the body of an e-mail
  • Specify 'letter to the editor' in subject line
  • Media reserve the right to edit, condense or reject contributions

    Newspaper Contacts

    Online Guide to Canadian newspapers