VTU Joins BC ACORN Moratorium on Demovictions

On Saturday, June 23, 2018, approximately 45 members at the VTU General Meeting voted unanimously for the union to join ACORN BC's call for a moratorium on demovictions in Burnaby Continue reading

June 2018 General Meeting

Here's what happened at our General Meeting on June 23rd. Thanks to the Pollyanna Library at 221A for generously sharing of their space. Continue reading

Recommendations of the VTU to the BC Rental Task Force

Prepared by the Vancouver Tenants Union Policy Team Continue reading

April General Meeting/1-year Anniversary

Here's what happened at our General Meeting on April 29th [exactly one year after our launch in 2017] at Red Gate... Continue reading

February General Meeting

Here's what happened at our first General Meeting of 2018 on February 24th... Continue reading

Response to the 2018 BC Budget

The half-measures announced today in the BC Budget are deeply disappointing to Vancouver renters. We take a look at the 2018 BC Budget's responses to Renovictions, Rent Control, Housing Supply and Speculation and what impacts they will have on tenants. Continue reading

Happy New Year; You're Evicted!

VTU and Belvedere Court tenants rallied against the eviction of another senior in their building - right in time for the New Year. Continue reading

2017 Convention + AGM

On Sunday November 26th, 2017, the VTU came together for our VERY FIRST Convention and AGM.   Continue reading

Read up on the VTU's Constitution and Bylaws Before our AGM

As most of you know, we’re having our first AGM on Nov 26th at the Russian Hall at 1PM. The two big items that we’re going to accomplish at the AGM are ratifying our Constitution and Bylaws and Electing our Steering Committee. Go over the current version of the VTU's Constitution and Bylaws before voting at the AGM.   Continue reading

Throw Your Name in the Hat for the VTU's Steering Committee

We need good people to help us build this tenant movement!   Please consider throwing your name in the hat for our Steering Committee. Continue reading