Metro Vancouver Rents Up 20% Since BC NDP Formed Government

***For Immediate Release*** January 28, 2021     Continue reading

How We Won at Broadway-Carolina

We beat the developer and put a fighting spirit back into the Union Continue reading

December 2020 [Virtual] General Meeting

50 VTU members attended our online general meeting on December 5, 2020. Here is what happened... Continue reading

November 2020 [Virtual] General Meeting

34 VTU members attended our online general meeting on November 7, 2020. Here is what happened... Continue reading

September 2020 [Virtual] General Meeting

43 VTU members attended our first online general meeting on September 25, 2020. Here is what happened... Continue reading

VTU Members' Provincial Election Demands

***For immediate release*** September 22, 2020  At our General Meeting on Sept 19, VTU members moved a motion supporting the following items as our union's priorities during the provincial election: Continue reading

B.C. Tenants Report Deteriorating Mental Health, Going Hungry, and Fears About Making Rent

***For immediate release*** August 24, 2020  With the province-wide ban on evictions for non-payment of rent set to end Sept 1st, the Vancouver Tenants Union (VTU) surveyed 400 renters about their rent situations and their overall well-being. The results were alarming. Continue reading

2020 Virtual AGM

The VTU's third Annual General Meeting was held on the unceded and occupied territory of the Musqueam, Squamish and Tsleil Waututh on July 25th, 2020. Due to the pandemic, members were invited to attend and participate online or via telephone. Here's what happened... Continue reading