The Association maintains a wide range of contacts with other associations, unions and relevant bodies across Ireland and internationally.
Irish Congress of Trade Unions
The Association is a member of the Irish Congress of Trade Unions. The most recent ICTU Biennial Delegate Conference took place in 2019 and was attended by the General Secretary, Ciaran Rohan, Deputy General Secretary, Paul Malone, Assistant General Secretary, Billy Kelleher, Edna Dowling, Chairperson, Val Jeffrey, Vice Chairperson and Larry Dunne, Treasurer
Public Services Committee
The Association participates in the work of the Public Services Committee of Congress. The Committee is representative of public service unions in the civil service, local authorities, health service, teaching and the general and craft unions which have members in the public service.
The Association maintains close contact with our sister Civil Service unions FORSA and the POA.
Veterinary Officers’ Association (VOA)
The AHCPS continues to provide negotiating and representational facilities to the Veterinary Officers’ Association. The VOA represents 290 veterinary staff in the State Veterinary Service. The members of the VOA are also associate members of the Association.
Senior Civil Service Association
The Association maintains close contact with SCSA.