The idea of forming an alternative trade union in the Post Office came through informal discussions around early 2008. On the 8th August 2008 in Kwaggasrand (Pretoria) a decision was taken that we start a formal registration process of SAPAWU with the Department of Labour.
The Scope of our Union:
- The union is recruiting and has members in the Postal and Courier Industry. sapawu main focus has been to establish our self in the Postal Industry, specifically the post office.
- The second phase of The South African Postal Allied Workers Union total onslaught is to capture and consolidate the members in the Courier Industry.