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Public Sector Labor Relations: Arkansas

Public Sector Labor Relations requirements for other states

Federal law and guidance on this subject should be reviewed together with this section.

Author: E. B. Chiles IV, Cameron C. McCree and Amber Davis-Tanner, Quattlebaum, Grooms, Tull & Burrow PLLC


  • Public sector employees in Arkansas have the right to join and form unions, but cities and municipalities cannot be compelled to engage in collective bargaining with the unions. See Public Sector Employees.
  • Public employees might not have the right to strike. See No Right to Strike.