Transport Salaried Staffs' Association

TSSA is an independent, UK-based trade union for the transport and travel trade industries. We have 30,000 members in the UK and Ireland, working for the railways and associated companies.

TSSA has had members in Ireland since the late 1890s; our first branch was formed in Belfast in November 1904.

We represent salaried staff in many different undertakings, and TSSA's affairs are managed by an Irish Committee, elected by the entire membership in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland.

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  1. Translink Faces Industrial Action Over Redundancies

    8 October 2020

    TSSA has raised the prospect of industrial action at Translink after the transport union issued the company with a formal letter of dispute over the threat of compulsory redundancies.

  2. TSSA Demands Dublin Assurances Over Public Transport Support 

    29 September 2020

    TSSA General Secretary, Manuel Cortes, has called on the Irish Government to make clear their plans for public transport after the Minister for Transport said he wanted to ensure "nowhere is left behind" during the pandemic.