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Canadian Council 2018

Canadian Council is here!

August 17 - 19, 2018 at the Halifax Convention Centre

The Council will convene on Friday, August 17, 2018, at 9:00 a.m., in the Ballroom at the Halifax Convention Centre, 1650 Argyle Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia.There is no registration fee for Canadian Council, however pre-registration is required before July 12, 2018.

Delegates to Canadian Council are sent through their local and the entitlement for representation at the Council is governed by Articles 9.8 and 9.10 of the Unifor Constitution. Registrations were due July 12.

Please note: Registering for an Industry Council meeting, the Future of Work conference or Roundtable on Racism and Islamophobia DOES NOT register you for Canadian Council.  

At the Council delegates will debate and vote on resolutions submitted by local unions and recommendations from the National President. Read a copy of the 2018 recommendations by downloading this PDF.

2018 Council agenda 

For the most up to date information on the agenda, download the Council 2018 app in the Apple App Store or the Google Play Store.


For more background information and logistics please review the following booklet

Do you belong to one of the five designated equality groups? Register for your equity caucus with this Equity Caucus registration form

Registration form

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2017 Canadian Council

Looking for information on the 2017 Canadian Council? Look no further, we have what you need right here. 
The Unifor Canadian Council was held from August 18-20, 2017 at the RBC Convention Centre, in Winnipeg, Manitoba.The complete agenda package in PDF is available below including the approved National President's recommendations and resolutions submitted by Locals

Agenda 2017

Final Resolutions Adopted

Final National President's Recommendations Adopted

Equity Report