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Letter of Understanding (LOU): An agreement between the Union and the employer. A LOU is often attached to a Collective Agreement.

Local Union: A union organization formed under the constitution of a national or parent union. Local 464 is under Teamsters Canada and The International Brotherhood of Teamsters. Local Unions such as 464 have their own bylaws and elect their own Officers.

Testimonial

“They have demonstrated the dedication and leadership that
our Local requires. They have always provided sound counsel, support, and frank
discussion on matters involving the members, contract negotiations and our
Local.“ 

- Bruce Tillapaugh –Shop Steward. Island Farms, Victoria
- Dave S

"I was there when we brought the Union in. The first-time contract they won for us was unbelievable. It changed the quality of my life. I am now a Shop Steward and enjoy working with my Union and looking after my fellow workers. "

- Paul Landrecht - Shop Steward. Island Farms Dairy.