About Us

The International Union of Painters and Allied Trades Local 177 is a progressive trade union focused on providing a safe, skilled job ready workforce for our partner contractors.

  • District Council 17

    The General Executive Board of the International Union of Painters and Allied Trades issued a Charter for the establishment District Council 17 effective July 1, 2015

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  • History

    Local 177 has a long history of representing our skilled trades professionals and their families. The benefits we enjoy today are a result of the struggles of our forefathers.

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  • Affiliations

    Local 177 is affiliated with several umbrella labour organizations, this is vital in attaining our goals by providing a greater collective voice both nationally and internationally.

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  • Executive Board

    The Executive Board is elected by and from the membership every 5 years in accordance with the Bylaws and Constitution. They meet monthly or as required to conduct the affairs of the Local.

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  • Who We Represent

    Local 177 Represents a growing workforce of Industrial Painters, Glaziers Commercial Painters, Floorlayers, Glassworkers and other Allied Trades. Our goal is to be the voice for our industries and the choice of contractors and clients.

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  • Collective Agreements

    Access copies of IUPAT Local 177 collective agreements.

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  • Apply Now

    If you are interested in a career in one of our exciting and rewarding Trades please fill in the appropriate application form. Someone will contact you.

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  • Scholarship Opportunities

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