We Are a Proud Union of Professionals

Unions come in all shapes and sizes. All have the best interests of their members at heart, but beyond that there are often significant differences in philosophy and approach.

At IBEW Local 37, we like to feel, and have been repeatedly told, that we’re one of the most forward-thinking unions in the country, and beyond. Today, Local 37 is one of the largest and most progressive IBEW locals in all of Canada

We are team of professionals dedicated to representing professionals when it comes to rights, workplace issues, developing and delivering programs, and helping make sure members get the most out of their membership.

IBEW Local 37 is committed to a policy of service to members characterized by transparency in operations and open communications. And as a forward-thinking organization serving our members, we ensure our decisions and actions are aligned with our mission, vision, and guiding principles.


To work as a team to improve the lives of our members and their families.


We shall be at the leading edge of the labour movement, serving our members with energy, enthusiasm and innovation.


We are first and foremost representatives of our members:

We are committed to representing our members and positively impacting the quality of their lives.

We are guided by the history and traditions of the IBEW, its constitution, and the Code of Excellence:

We will honour and respect the principles of the IBEW and our actions will be guided by the terms under which we are a local of the IBEW.

We balance individual needs with the collective interests of our members:

We will earn the respect of our members by working for the collective good of all members.

We are professional and proactive in our deeds and actions:

We will demonstrate our respect for members and provide leadership by our professional, proactive approach to issues and interactions.

We are financially responsible and accountable to our members:

We will be open and transparent with respect to our goals and activities, and will be accountable to our members for how we conduct our business.