About Us

The Masonry Industry Employers Council of Ontario (MIECO)/OMCA-BACU Bargaining Committee “MIECO/OBBC” is the designated employer bargaining agency for masonry contractors bound by the provincial collective agreement with Brick and Allied Craft Union of Canada and/or the Ontario Provincial Conference of the International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craft Workers in the ICI sector of the Ontario construction industry.

The Ontario Masonry Contractor's Association (OMCA) is a party to the Provincial Employers Bargaining Agency - Labourers' (PEBAL) for masonry contractors bound to the Provincial Collective Agreement with Labourers' International Union of North America and the Labourers' International Union of North America, Ontario Provincial District Council, specifically the Trade Appendix for Masonry Tenders.

ICI or the Industrial, Commercial, and Institutional sector is one of several identified in the Labour Relations Act of Ontario, which governs the conduct of labour relations in the Province. MIECO/OBBC/OMCA is responsible for negotiating collective agreements every 3 years on behalf of its members and dealing with issues as they arise during the course of those agreements.

Latest news

Construction Lien Amendment Act Has Passed Unanimously

written by MIECO/OBBC/OMCA

Yesterday Bill 142, An Act to Amend the Construction Lien Act, passed third reading and received Royal Assent.  The Act includes Prompt Payment...Read more

Labour Day - 2017

written by MIECO/OBBC/OMCA

Please be advised that in accordance with the provisions of the collective agreement(s) Labour Day is to be observed on, Monday, September 4th, 2017...Read more

LiUNA Locals 183 Eastern and 183/527 Kingston - Vacation Pay

written by MIECO/OBBC/OMCA

LiUNA Locals 183 Eastern and 183/527 Kingston - Changes to Language regarding Vacation Pay OMCA Memo regarding LiUNA Local 183 Eastern and 183/527...Read more