Negotiating situation

During spring 2022, Trade Union JHL is negotiating on numerous collective agreements. We are aiming for good agreements for our members. To follow how the negotiations are proceeding, check this page.

Trade Union JHL is again negotiating on new collective agreements. Negotiations started in the latter part of 2021 in some of Service Sector Employers Palta’s sectors.

The majority of JHL’s agreements expired between February and April 2022. On this page, you can find information on how the negotiations are proceeding.

JHL is Finland’s largest and most affordable trade union of the welfare sectors. The union has approximately 165,000 members. They look after the welfare, basic public services and safety of people in Finland.

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Negotiation result achieved

  • Campusta, negotiation result approved
  • Cleanosol Oy, negotiation result approved
  • Energy sector employees, negotiation result approved
  • Facility services of University of Helsinki, negotiation result approved
  • Finavia, negotiation result approved
  • Finnpilot Pilotage
  • Finnvera, negotiation result approved
  • Finnish National Gallery, negotiation result approved
  • Finnish Seamens’ Service, negotiation result approved
  • General collective agreement for the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Finland (KirVESTES), negotiation result approved
  • General collective agreement for government, negotiation result approved
  • Guidance sector, negotiation result approved
  • Harbour sector, negotiation result approved
  • Metsähallitus, negotiation result approved
  • Palta’s special sectors, negotiation result approved
  • Personal assistants
  • Raskone, negotiation result approved
  • Rail sector, negotiation result approved
  • Salaried employees in the energy industry, negotiation result approved
  • Senate Group / Defense Properties Finland, negotiation result approved
  • Sports organisations, negotiation result approved
  • Työväenperinnelaitos (“Institute of Workers’ Tradition”), negotiation result approved
  • Universities, negotiation result approved
  • Work centres, negotiation result approved

Negotiations under way

  • Collective agreement for employers’ association Avaintyönantajat Avainta ry
  • Collective agreements of municipalities and wellbeing services counties (KVTES, health and social services sector agreement, TS, TTES and wellbeing services county solutions)
  • Collective agreement for Seure Employees Services (SEURETES)
  • Finnish Institute of Occupational Health
  • Health services sector
  • Meritaito Oy, salaried employees
  • Meritaito Oy, employees
  • Private teaching sector
  • Private social services sector
  • Vocational adult education centres

Agreement valid at least until 2023

  • Airpro
  • FinFerries (ferries)