CBTU actively advocates on behalf of our members on major issues to address barriers to work, improve workplaces and opportunities for work and support long-term growth of the industry.
Skilled Labour Mobility
CBTU is campaigning to have the federal government introduce a skilled trades workforce mobility tax deduction —
CBTU believes in energy independence for North America and supports oil sands and other hydrocarbon developments in
In order to accomplish Canada’s short and long-term infrastructure goals, it is necessary to have a well-trained
Community Benefits Agreements
Canada’s Building Trades Unions strongly advocate for the inclusion of Community Benefits Agreements (CBAs) or Workforce Development
Working with Government
CBTU actively engages the Canadian Government on our issues, often advocating for changes to legislation, implementing programs to support the workforce and making investments to bolster the sector. To support our advocacy efforts we often produce briefs and reports to share information with decision makers.