Dues

MEMBERS CAN PAY THEIR MONTHLY DUES IN THE FOLLOWING WAYS:

 1. CHECK BY PHONE – CALL THE OFFICE WITH YOUR CHECKING ACCOUNT AND ROUTING NUMBERS, AND YOUR DUES WILL BE TAKEN OUT OF YOUR ACCOUNT.  ONE-TIME PAYMENT.  NO FEES.   THERE IS ALSO AN OPTION TO ENROLL IN AUTOMATIC PAYMENTS.

 2. PAY BY PHONE WITH CREDIT/DEBIT CARD – THERE IS A $1.00 FEE PER EACH MONTH THAT YOU ARE PAYING FOR.

 3. YOU CAN PAY AT YOUR CHAPTER MEETINGS.

 4. YOU MAY SEND MONTHLY DUES TO OUR MAIN OFFICE IN PITTSBURGH, PA.  IF YOU ARE PAYING BY MAIL, PLEASE ENCLOSE A SELF-ADDRESSED-STAMPED ENVELOPE FOR THE RETURN OF YOUR CARD. 

                 DUES SCHEDULE IS LISTED BELOW (Effective January 1, 2019):

                                                                 JOURNEYMEN                   $20.00

                                                                SUPPORT                           $20.00

                                                                IMPROVERS                       $16.00

                                                                APPRENTICES                    $16.00

                                                                RETIRED                             $13.00

                                                                INACTIVE                            $13.00

                                                                *CONTRACTORS               $30.00

                                                                *DISABLED                        $11.00

                                                                *COUNTY WORKERS        $30.00

                                                                FORTY YR. RETIRED              -0-

                                                                LIFE-50 YR.                              -0-

 IF YOU ARE A JOURNEYMAN AND ARE PLANNING TO RETIRE, PLEASE CALL AND NOTIFY US OF THE MONTH YOU ARE RETIRING AND THE LAST DATE OF WORK.  YOUR NOTIFICATION WILL ENABLE THE UNION TO LOWER YOUR DUES AT THE PROPER TIME.

AS STATED IN THE LOCAL 9 CONSTITUTION, IF YOU THINK YOU QUALIFY AS AN INACTIVE MEMBER (NOT WORKING IN THE TRADE BECAUSE YOU HAVE CHANGED OCCUPATIONS DUE TO PERMANENT CAREER MOVE), YOU CAN WRITE TO THE MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE AND LET THEM KNOW YOUR CIRCUMSTANCES.  YOUR LETTER WILL BE REVIEWED AT THE MONTHLY MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE MEETING AND YOU WILL BE NOTIFIED BY PHONE OR MAIL AS TO YOUR ELIGIBILITY FOR THE INACTIVE STATUS.

 IF YOU THINK YOU QUALIFY FOR DISABLED DUES, PLEASE CONTACT US TO REQUEST THE FORM NEEDED TO APPLY FOR DISABILITY DUES.

 PLEASE NOTIFY THE OFFICE OF ANY ADDRESS OR PHONE NUMBER CHANGES  OR CHANGES IN YOUR MEMBERSHIP STATUS. IF YOU HAVE RETIRED OR BECOME A JOURNEYMAN RECENTLY OUR OFFICE MUST BE NOTIFIED SO THAT THE AMOUNT OF DUES THAT YOU PAY CAN BE ADJUSTED ACCORDINGLY. 

 IF YOU REQUIRE A BENEFICIARY CHANGE PLEASE CONTACT THE OFFICE TO HAVE ALL NECESSARY FORMS SENT TO YOU.