Frequently Asked Questions

1. When are negotiations starting with the Security Police Association?

Negotiations begin Oct. 21.

2. When will the SPA and Sandia be negotiating?

Negotiations are scheduled to begin Oct. 21, and we are prepared to negotiate nights and weekends to reach an agreement. The current contract expires at 11:59 p.m. Friday, Nov. 22.

3. How is Sandia preparing for the negotiations?

Sandia’s Labor Relations team is looking forward to a productive conversation and will bargain in good faith to reach a new agreement with the Security Police Association that is fair to employees and supports Sandia’s national security mission.

4. How do I get updated information about the negotiations?

These FAQs will be updated as questions arise, and the Labor Negotiations website also will provide major updates during the bargaining process. Please check back here throughout the negotiations for the latest information.