Membership Benefits

There are many benefits to being a Merit Ontario member and the services that the Association offers are diverse and can meet many of your areas of need. Merit’s core services and programs include:

Employee Benefits Services: Provision of benefits services for employees of member organizations.

Advocacy: Effectively represent the interests of the member organizations to government and other regulatory agencies.

Workforce Development: Assist construction workers to get the skills they need in a variety of areas including apprenticeship  training, construction upgrade courses, safety training, and supervisory training; and assist with attracting prospective workers to member firms.

Affinity Services: Facilitate member access to a range of affinity services.

Construction Industry News: Maintain a range of formal communications vehicles and mechanisms designed to keep contractor organizations informed on the issues impacting the open shop construction industry.

Networking and Industry Events: Annual Open Shop Golf Tournament, Merit’s AGM and Dinner, and our Breakfast Seminar series.

 

Membership Types

1) Benefit Members 

  • Companies who join in support of our vision and enroll in a Merit Benefit Plan.

2) General Members 

  • Companies who join in support of our mission and advocacy initiatives.

3) Affiliate Members

  • Our Members are looking for referrals to qualified specialists or suppliers, such as lawyers, insurance representatives, engineers, architects, bonding, safety consultants, pre-employment background screening services etc. to assist in their business activities. Merit Ontario is pleased to offer an opportunity as an Affiliate Member to connect with our contractor Members. If you are able to offer discounts or special services, please contact our office and we would be happy to discuss these options.

 

How to Join

Joining Merit is easy! Simply complete the application form and mail it (along with your annual membership payment) to:

Merit Ontario
11 Kodiak Cres.,
Toronto, Ontario
M3J 3E5

 

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