Unifor Local 567 is a local of Unifor, which is Canada’s largest private sector union, with more than 315,000 members across the country, working in every major sector of the Canadian economy.
Unifor Local 567 currently represents approximately 120 workers in eleven workplaces. Our members work primarily for non-profit organizations and unions, and are mostly based in Ottawa, but we also have members working across Canada in Vancouver, Edmonton, Winnipeg, Toronto and Halifax.
The Local began in 1991 with three units and four members as a local of the United Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers of Canada. We merged with the Canadian Auto Workers in February 1993. The Canadian Auto Workers merged with the Communications, Energy and Paperworkers Union on September 1, 2013 to become Unifor.