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Surviving and Thriving in Financially Uncertain Times

The post-pandemic world has left many struggling financially and questioning what their navigational strategy should be in an environment of double digit inflation and rising interest rates. And while no one can say for sure how long these uncertain times will last,...

2021-2024 MASTER AGREEMENT RATIFICATION VOTE

Please see updated information regarding the ratification vote.   Out of 2,210 eligible voters, 1435 ballots were casted, resulting in a 64.9% return. There were 976 “Yes” votes for a 68.2 % approval.There were 456 “No” votes for a 31.8 % rejection. 1406 voted...

CALLTIME MENTAL HEALTH

Calltime mental health is an initiative created by British Columbia's motion picture industry union with a goal of creating a space where motion picture industry workers come together as a Community of Care to help those with mental illness and substance abuse issues....

MASK MEMO

By now I am sure you are aware that as of 12:01 am March 11, 2022 the Province has lifted mask requirements for indoor public spaces and intends to lift further restrictions, including proof of vaccination to access businesses, events, and services on April 8 at 12:01...

Trustee Announcement

The Local Union is pleased to announce the Trustee appointments of Jennifer Lee (Misc. Div) to the Pension Plan and Michelle Koski (Driver Div) to the Health Benefits plan. The Executive Board wishes to thank the other 24 members who all submitted excellent...

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Netflix Emergency Support for Workers

To our producers, cast and crews, The Covid-19 crisis has been devastating to our industry, leaving tens of thousands of production workers around the world without jobs. You have supported Netflix through the good times, and we want to help you as best we can through...

COVID-19 RESOURCES AND UPDATES

Health Related Information COVID-19 Online Self-Assessment- Use this link to assess if you need to be tested. Non-medical information about COVID-19 from the BC Centre for Disease Control can be accessed 7:30 am-8:00 pm at 1-888-COVID19. For health related enquiries,...

OFFICE CLOSURE/COVID-19 NOTICE

Out of an abundance of caution, to limit contact with individuals and to practice 'social distancing', we have temporarily closed the Union Office as of Monday, March 16th. We will let the Membership know when the Union office is back in operation. In the interim, we...

EVENT POSTPONED: WOMEN IN ENTERTAINMENT GALA

We regret to inform you due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) concern, the Women In Entertainment Gala previously scheduled to be held on Saturday, March 21, 2020 has been postponed. We will apprise you once more information becomes available.

Online payments now accepted

Online payments now accepted

We are now able to accept payments for dues and permits online. Members can pay their dues and Permittee/Reserve members can pay their permits using VISA or MasterCard. From the Pay Fees menu option, you can choose Dues or Permit. For Dues, you can pay from one month...

Teamsters Canada Annual Report

Please click here to see an annual report from Teamsters Canada, and on page 20 & 21 (Standing Up For Movie Teamsters) a special mention of Teamsters Local Union No. 155 under Collective Bargaining & National Safety Code.

Union Savings Free On-Line Courses

ACCESS TO PREPAID ONLINE TRAINING COURSES Teamsters Local Union No. 155, in conjunction with Union Savings and Vubiz, are pleased to announce that our Members, family, and their friends now have access to over 280 Prepaid Online Training Courses. We have prepaid for...

Hours of Service Notice

Hours of Service Notice

Please see the following draft of the pilot project for the Motion Picture Industry regarding Hours of Service for drivers of regulated equipment in our industry. Hours of Service Rules The targeted implementation date for this pilot project is April 1st  2019. Please...

Teamsters Local Union No. 155
Phone 604-876-8898

490 E Broadway
Vancouver, BC  V5T 1X3