The convention will be held November 22nd to November 26th, 2021.

An in-person convention will take place at the Vancouver Convention Centre in British Columbia, and registration will begin at 11:30 AM on Sunday, November 21st. If we cannot hold convention in person, we will use a secure virtual platform and adjust convention hours to accommodate participation by members from across our five time zones.

Registration for the national convention will not open until after the official call and credential forms are sent in August.

Resolutions and proposed constitutional amendments

Resolutions and proposed constitutional amendments must be received no later than August 24th, 2021. A copy of the convention resolutions book will be posted on CUPE’s website 30 days prior to the convention.  Please refer to the advance notice PDF for resolution format and recommended procedures.

Online forms

2021 CUPE National Convention Assistance Fund Application
Applications for assistance must be made no later than SEPTEMBER 10th, 2021

2021 CUPE National awards
All nominations must be completed no later than August 24, 2021.