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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 legislation and Adjudication provisions.  It is expected that the changes to the Lien Act will be rolled...  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 unless formally amended in writing by the Local Union(s). We would remind our employers that work...  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 Kingston Vacation Pay...  Read more



2016-2019 Collective Agreements

Written by MIECO/OBBC/OMCA

Electronic versions of the agreements are now available 2016-2019 BACU BRICK PROVINCIAL WIDE ICI COLLECTIVE AGREEMENT 2016-2019 OPC BRICK PROVINCIAL WIDE ICI COLLECTIVE AGREEMENT 2016-2019 LiUNA PROVINCIAL WIDE ICI COLLECTIVE AGREEMENT...  Read more



New Bricklayers' Rate Schedules

Written by MIECO/OBBC/OMCA

Updated Bricklayer and Mason Tender Rate Schedules are now available online. Please visit Rate Schedules  Read more



Prompt Payment Ontario

Written by MIECO/OBBC/OMCA

Prompt Payment Ontario, through Ipsos Reid, is conducting a survery of trade contractors. If getting paid for work you have completed is important, taking 20 minutes and filling out the survery will be a step towards addressing that issue....  Read more



Final Notice of Meeting - 9/22/15

Written by MIECO/OBBC/OMCA

Tuesday September 22, 2015, 9:30am at the Canada Masonry Centre. Topics Include: BACU/OPC Bricklayers ICI Provincial Agreement LIUNA ICI Provincial Agreement - Mason Tenders Appendix...  Read more



May 1st, 2015

Written by MIECO/OBBC/OMCA

Please ensure, as per the Collective Agreement, to revise all wages, deductions and contributions as per the Wage Schedules commencing May 1sy, 2015. To ensure correct values, please visit https://www.brickemployer.com/collective and download most...  Read more



Bricklayers ICI Provincial Collective Agreements - Amendments to Article 1 and Article 16

Written by MIECO/OBBC

Amendments to the Bricklayers ICI Provincial Collective Agreements for Article 1 Recognition, Contracting and Project Management and Article 16 Working Conditions have been formally ratified by the constituent Union (Employee) and Management...  Read more



IHSA Health and Safety Awareness Training Programs

Written by MIECO/OBBC/OMCA

Ontario is introducing new mandatory training to help protect workers and keep them safe on the job which comes into effect July 1st, 2014. One way to complete the new health and safety awareness training will be for workers and supervisors to take...  Read more