Terms and Conditions

In consideration of receiving a permit from the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees, Moving Picture Technicians, Artists and Allied Crafts of the United States, its Territories and Canada, Local 873 (“"the Union”") to be referred through the Union's hiring hall to employment with employers signatory to collective agreements with the Union, I HEREBY acknowledge and agree that as a permit worker, I am not a member of the Union and that my status as a permit worker may be terminated by the Union in its sole discretion for any reason at any time without notice.
 
I HEREBY acknowledge and agree that as a permit worker I have no entitlement to:
 
(a) Coverage for benefits made available to members under the group Registered Retirement Savings Plan of the Union; and/or
 
(b) Coverage for life/health/dental insurance and/o any other related benefits made available to members under the Union Good and Welfare Fund;
 
I HEREBY consent to my employer(s) deducting, on behalf of the Union, permit worker administration fees from my wages/earnings while employed as a permit worker, the amount of which I acknowledge is set by the Union in its sole discretion from time to time. Further, I HEREBY acknowledge and agree that all such administration fees are reasonable fees which serve to offset the administrative costs incurred by the Union in connection with my referral to employment as a permit worker and that I have no entitlement to recover any such permit worker administration fees from the Union.  
 
I HEREBY covenant that I shall not commence any legal proceedings before any court, labour board, administrative tribunal or other body whatsoever, seeking coverage and/or benefits under in the Group RRSP of the Union and/or the Union Good and Welfare Fund, nor shall I claim any reimbursement of any permit worker administration fees deducted from my wages/earnings.