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Local 71

About Us

Servicing Ottawa, Gatineau, Cornwall & Pembroke

United Association (UA) Local 71 is a premier construction trade union of Plumbers, Steamfitters, Welders and Apprentices. We serve the National Capital Region of Ottawa and Gatineau and south east to Cornwall.

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Training

With our continued commitment to training, members will keep pace with new technology and remain the best-trained workforce, in our industry!

UA Trades Training

UA Trades Training

Apprenticeship Training

Apprenticeship Training

Safety Training

Safety Training

Industries We Serve

At UA Local 71, our expertise spans a diverse range of industries, reflecting our commitment to excellence and adaptability. From construction and fabrication to residential developments and essential services, our team consistently delivers unparalleled skills and dedication across all sectors. Explore our offerings to discover the breadth and depth of our capabilities.

Industrial - Commercial - Institutional

Industrial - Commercial - Institutional

High Rise Residential

High Rise Residential

Low Rise Residential

Low Rise Residential

Residential Housing

Residential Housing

Service Sector

Service Sector

Natural Gas Distribution Pipeline

Natural Gas Distribution Pipeline

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News and Announcements

Event

Local 71’s Childrens' Christmas Party and Food Drive

Help us give this holiday season!

Families attending Local 71’s Childrens' Christmas Party are invited to bring non-perishable goods - all donations will be gifted to our local food bank.
There will be a box at the entrance where you can deposit your donations.
We appreciate your kindness!

Local 71 Children's Christmas Party Food Drive

News

UA Local 71 2023 Election Results

The 2023 UA Local 71 Elections have concluded. Please view the attached pdf for the results and a message from Angus Maisonneuve Business Manager United Association Local 71.
Click here to view the 2023 UA Local 71 Election Results and message from Angus Maisonneuve

Announcement

UA Canada National Wellness Program webpage is now available to members

We are pleased to announce that the UA Canada National Wellness Program webpage is now available to members.

All UA Canada National Health and Wellness Programs can be accessed from this page—it is a one-stop shop for members and their families to access the resources available to them. This includes Telus Health & Togetherall, along with our Pregnancy, Parental/Maternity SUB and UA Maternity Benefit online applications.

Visit the UA Canada Wellness Program web page.

Announcement

Free Swag

Come pick-up your tuque and cap for hunting season we have 500 of them at the hall first come first serve.

Swag

Newly Licenced

Congratulations to the following members for obtaining their licenses. You should be proud of your achievement!

Plumber's License

Welder's License

  • Kevin Dirani
  • Justin Ruest

Notices of Death

Happy Birthday!

to our UA Local 71 Members celebrating today.
We hope your day is full of joy. Best wishes from the union!

  • Brandon Brooks
  • Brian Marcel Galloway
  • Rodney Renwick
  • Chad Dennique
  • Richard Page
  • Jake Pennock
  • Taylor Sherlock

Join UA Local 71

Join the union in either apprenticeship, or if you are already a certified plumber, steamfitter or welder, as a journeyman.