Trades NL: Building Trades of Newfoundland and Labrador are committed to collectively advancing the interest of affiliated unions and their members. Trades NL advocates on behalf of skilled trades workers on a wide range of issues, promoting and coordinating the interests of 14 building and construction trades unions and their international affiliates operating in the province of Newfoundland and Labrador – representing thousands of Newfoundlanders and Labradorians working to build prosperity in their province.


Through it’s advocacy, Trades NL is committed to increasing fair and equitable opportunities for local work and supporting overall long-term growth of the industry.

New Tax Benefit for Tradespeople

Budget 2022 included a historic win for Canada’s skilled trades workers with the inclusion of the Labour Mobility Tax Deduction for Tradespeople.

Bay du Nord

Advocating for maximum local benefits on the upcoming Bay du Nord Project.

See Yourself Here

Advocating to support more women in trades.

NL First

When Newfoundlanders and Labradorians build our province, we all benefit.