Welcome to the Plumbers Local 170 Pension and Health & Wellness Plans Website

Plumbers Local 170 Pension and Health & Wellness Plans provides pensions and healthcare benefits to eligible union members and their families.

Travel MEDICAL Emergency Insurance
(more info under BENEFITS tab)

Travel MEDICAL EMERGENCY information

A message from the Plumbing & Pipefitting Workers Local 170 Pension Plan Board of Trustees:

Pension Announcement May 2024

UA Local 170 Health & Wellness Plan Bulletin – May 2024:

HW Bulletin – May 2024

What We Offer

Health & Wellness Plan

Provides benefits to eligible Local 170 members and their dependants.

Pension Plan

Provides a monthly income form members of Local 170, upon retirement and to help support their spouse after their death.

Jury Duty Plan

Provides active Local 170 members financial support if they have received a summons and/or have been selected to report for jury duty.

SUB Plan Benefit

SUB Plan Benefits: For your hour bank totals or any other inquiries regarding collecting SUB Plan benefits, please contact Local 170 Union Office at: Phone: 604.526.0441 or Toll-free: 1.888.223.7711 or click here for their website.

Travel Medical Emergency Benefit

Out-of-Province/Canada Travel Medical Emergency Insurance

Employee Family Assistance Program (see alternatives)

The Health & Wellness Plan no longer has the Employee Family Assistance Program.
Effective Sept.01, 2019 UA has launched both the Canada Wellness Centre and the Member Assistance Program (MAP) through Morneau Shepell.
For more info, click here:  UA Assistance Programs

Members Making Online Payments

Please be aware that the union hall and the welfare plan have similar wording for online payments.

To clarify, the Health & Wellness (H&W) Plan reads:
Plumbers Local 170 – Welfare Plan