GM Ratification Meeting & Vote – October 14, 2023 @ 3 pm

Important Message to GM Unifor Local 199

(Production & Trades)

 In-person Ratification Meeting & Vote ONLY        

   (No Online Option)


Your GM Master Bargaining Committee has reached a tentative agreement with General Motors.

A ratification meeting will take place on Saturday, October 14, 2023, at 3:00 p.m. You are encouraged to attend to learn the details of the tentative agreement, and for the opportunity to hear from your committee and ask any questions you may have.

As of 6:00 am  on Saturday, October 14, 2023, you will be able to download a comprehensive summary of the contract changes at

Ratification meeting

When: Saturday, October 14, 2023
Time: 3:00 pm  – 5:00 pm 
Location: Holiday Inn & Suites Parkway Conference Centre,  327 Ontario St., St. Catharines

 PARKING:  Please use the North Side entrance to the Convention Centre which is behind the Holiday Inn.  Parking is available behind the Conference Centre and adjacent to Parkway Lanes and behind the old Walmart.

Skilled Trades

A meeting for Skilled Trades members is planned at 5:00 pm ET, following adjournment of the General Membership meeting. 

Skilled Trades members should plan to attend both the general membership meeting at 3:00 pm  AND the Skilled Trades meeting at 5:00 pm 

Time: 5:00 pm  – 7:00 pm 

Ratification vote

As a union member, you will be eligible to vote in-person at your ratification meeting.

If you have any questions or concerns regarding ratification, please email and please identify your local number when reaching out.

In solidarity,

Trevor Longpre, GM Unit Chairperson
On behalf of the GM Master Bargaining Committee
Unifor Local 199


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