Welcome to the official Web Site of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers – Local Union 568.
Since 1919, our Local Union has contibuted to the well-being of our members across North America.
Downtown of Montreal
I.B.E.W – Local 568
îlot voyageur, Berri-UQAM Subway
NEXT PAID HOLIDAY – GOOD FRIDAY: APRIL 19th 2019
First Tuesday of each month
Regular monthly meeting MTL
Second Wednesday of each month -19h
WILL BE AT C.P.Q.M.C.I: 7955 Louis-Hyppolite Lafontaine, Anjou (QC), H1K 4E4
Regular monthly meeting QC
First Wednesday of each month – 19h
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Welcome to the official Website of The International Brotherhood Of Electrical Workers – Local 568.
Your visit will help further promote our Local which represents electrical workers since 1919.
We are the largest trade union of the electrical industry in the world with close to 675 000 members in North America.
Enjoy your visit!
Please take note it is now possible to pay your Union dues (or other purchases) through Interac email money transfer. Please get in touch with Kathy Brandes at your Local for further details (514) 359-0568.read more
Below you will find the decision reached by the Arbitration Board on wage increases for the IC-I sectors. Effective dates of the new rates  To take account of the administrative and data processing constraints surrounding the calculation and wage payments, the...read more
The registration period for the General knowledge in the construction industry (CCGIC) course [Cours de connaissance générale de l’industrie de la construction (CCGIC)] will be held from February 19th until March 22nd 2018. Those selected who have successfully...read more
La période d’inscription au Cours de connaissance générale de l’industrie de la construction (CCGIC) aura lieu du 19 février au 2 mars 2018. Les personnes sélectionnées qui réussissent ce cours obtiennent automatiquement un certificat de compétence occupation...read more
Message to the Members of the Building Trades Local Unions Legislation is currently being considered that will legalize the use of marijuana (for personal use, in limited quantities) in Canada. This will inevitably lead to a number of workplace issues. At present the...read more
The negotiation process has been underway and we must now submit the tentative agreements that have been negotiated. A consultation with our members is necessary to ratify these tentative agreements. Therefore, you must vote on each tentative agreement for the...read more
In reference with the collective bargaining negotiations in all sectors of the construction industry, I am pleased to inform you of the results of the vote : Participation of the members : 73 Votes FOR : 71 Vote AGAINST : 1 ...read more
Please take note that the summer vacation is from July 23rd 2017 throught August 5th 2017. We will be back to serve you on August 7th 2017. Take note that the office will close on July 20 at 4:30 PM. We take that opportunity to wish you good vacation. Drive...read more
The Government of Québec with the CCQ has introduced new measures to facilitate women's access to the Construction Industry as of December 12, 2016. By increasing the number of women working on construction sites it will contribute to the fight against prejudices and...read more
An air of enthusiasm reigned as the 28 mentees and mentors participating in the APECQ mentorship program called "Programme de mentorat de l'APECQ. La construction de demain, met for the first time on October 15, 2016. The new program, addressed to women...read more