Both members of the CLRA and non-members can access and download Collective Agreements, Industry Improvement Fund Forms and Targeting Forms from this website.
FOR MEMBERS ONLY:
CLRA notifies all members via email or fax of updates to our Collective Agreements. This includes updates to rates, clauses and our Industry Improvement Fund forms. Members are also notified of trade classification meetings and other information of interest to the construction industry.
BARGAINING COLLECTIVE AGREEMENTS
CLRA provides an avenue and a focus for employer concerns and offers a means whereby employers may participate directly in negotiation of their contracts with unions.
DISPUTE RESOLUTION, GRIEVANCES AND ARBITRATIONS
CLRA offers professional assistance with resolving disputes and grievances by providing advice and assistance in the interpretation of Collective Agreements, facilitating discussions between parties, arranging Alternative Dispute Resolution, and in appropriate cases, may represent contractors in grievances or assist with the costs of legal proceedings should the issues involved be of sufficient importance to the industry as a whole .
CLRA liaises with and represents contractors on labour relations matters with relevant government departments, including the Nova Scotia Department of Labour and Advanced Education.
CANADA WIDE LIAISON
Through our participation in the National Construction Labour Relations Alliance, CLRA liaises with unions, other construction organizations and government on labour relations matters of regional and national importance.