2020 Canadian Conference Policy Submissions

6 Feb, 2020

Information on policy submissions at the 2020 Canadian Conference.


To: Affiliated Unions
Provincial and Local BCTC Affiliated Unions and Lodges

Canada’s Building Trades Unions (CBTU) will meet in session to set policy for the next three years. In order to do so we are seeking resolutions which deal, in a policy way, with the direction of our organization. Resolutions may be submitted at any time by the Canadian Executive Board within thirty (30) days of the commencement of the Conference by any Provincial and Local Building Trades Councils. Should a Local Council, Local Union or Lodge wish to submit a resolution, that resolution must be presented and endorsed by their respective Provincial Building and Construction Trades Council. Resolutions may be entertained on any subject but may not be presented if it seeks to amend the Constitution of the Department or deal with matters which are reserved for the Governing Board of Presidents. Matters or resolutions affecting constitutional provisions cannot be acted upon and must be dealt with by the Quinquennial Convention of the North America’s Building Trades Unions (NABTU) in accordance with the Constitution.

Resolutions must be submitted in writing and under the Seal and signature of the appropriate Officers of an affiliated organization or of a Provincial Building and Construction Trades Council ( All resolutions must also be submitted electronically at the email address listed below. )

Format: Arial Narrow, 12 pt

Deadline: April 9, 2020. All Resolutions must be received no later than thirty (30) days prior to the commencement of the Canadian Conference in the Canadian Office of the CBTU.

Email to: atesta@buildingtrades.ca

Template for Resolutions