Carpenters Union BC Site
This site was developed and maintained by a local Union member and is no longer active. But it remains a good source of historical and reference material for union activists.
Retired? This site is for you
Carpenter Local Links
Local 2366 - Fraternité nationale
Fédération des travailleurs et travailleuses du Québec (FTQ)
Local 9 - Fraternité nationale
Fonds de solidarité FTQ
Commission de la construction du Québec - CCQ
Commission de la santé et de la sécurité du travail (CSST)
International Construction Unions
The BWI is the Global Union Federation grouping free and democratic unions with members in the Building, Building Materials, Wood, Forestry and Allied sectors
International Confederation of Free Trade Unions
Goverment related sites
Canada (Info Source Publications)
Newfoundland & Labrador
Prince Edward Island
LABOUR RELATIONS BOARD OF BC (LRB)
Suite 600, Oceanic Plaza,
1066 West Hastings Street,
Phone: (604) 660-1300
Fax: (604) 660-1892
6951 Westminster Highway
PO Box 5350 Stn Terminal
Vancouver BC V6B 5L5
Phone: (604) 273-2266
EMPLOYMENT STANDARDS TRIBUNAL
Suite 650 Oceanic Plaza
1066 West Hastings Street
Vancouver, BC V6E 3X1
Phone: (604) 775-3512
Fax: (604) 775-3372
BC HUMAN RIGHTS TRIBUNAL
1170 - 605 Robson Street
Vancouver, B.C. V6B 5J3
(604) 775-2000 phone
(604) 775-2020 fax
(604) 775-2021 (TTY)
1-888-440-8844 toll free (in B.C.)
Official site of the New Democrats of Canada.
BC New Democrats
BC Liberal Party (Not affiliated with the Liberal Party of Canada)
Official site of the Liberal Party of Canada
Official Conservative site
Green Party of Canada
Official site Bloc Quebecois
VisionVancouver - Working to make our city safer, more prosperous, more sustainable and more inclusive
The Coalition of Progressive Electors
Other Union Links
Construction Labour Relations of BC
To represent the interests of Association members and building trades - signatory contractors, professionally and with integrity, in matters of labour relations, health and safety, and training.
BC Construction Industry Rehabilitation Plan
The Construction Industry Rehabilitation Plan is a joint union / management program that offers help to people in the organized construction industry - workers and their immediate families who have problems, due to alcoholism or drug addiction, that are affecting their work performance or emotional stability.
Women in Construction
A comprehensive description of close to 200 occupations as they relate directly to the BC labour market.
Industry Training Authority (ITA)
The Industry Training Authority (ITA) is a provincial government agency, which became operative in early 2004, with legislated responsibility to govern and develop the industry training system in B.C.
Skills Canada BC
Skills Canada BC is a non-profit agency that promotes careers in the skills trades and technologies to BC youth.
"Red Seal" Program
The inter-provincial Red Seal Program for trades certification is designed to provide greater ease of mobility for skilled workers throughout Canada.
Gold Seal Certification Program
The CCA Gold Seal Certification Program is a national certification program for construction Project Managers, Superintendents, Estimators and Owners’ Project Managers.
The Council of Canadians
Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives
The Parkland Institute
Centre for Social Justice
Amnesty International (AI) is a worldwide movement of people who campaign for internationally recognized human rights.
Other sites of interest
The Governor General's Canadian Leadership Conference brings together Canada's future leaders from business, labour, government, NGOs, education and the cultural sector for a unique two-week experience aimed at broadening their perspectives on work, leadership, their communities, and their country.
TheTruthAboutCLAC.ca is a project of the Alberta Workers' Rights Society, a registered non-profit society based in Edmonton.
Alberta Labour History Institute
A total gem of a site! Great photos, timelines and oral interviews about the development of labour over the decades.
Links we Like
Music Festivals in Western Canada
Vancouver Folk Music Festival
Atlin Arts & Music Festival
The Edge of the World Music Festival
Salmon Arm Roots & Blues Festival
Cowichan Folk Guild
Mission Folk Music Festival
Vancouver Island Music Fest
Calgary Folk Music Festival
Edmonton Folk Music Festival
Regina Folk Festival
Winnipeg Folk Festival
Frostbite Music Festival
North Country Fair
South Country Fair
Kispiox Valley Music Festival