Contributions to the Vacation, Holiday and Sick Leave Trust Fund are made by individual Employers based on the provisions of the Collective Bargaining Agreement or Subscriber's Agreement. Generally, you will receive Vacation, Holiday and Sick Leave contributions if you are a second period Apprentice or higher classification.
Benefit Work Year
Contributions received by the Trust Fund for work performed between August 1st of any year and July 31st of the following year will be paid on or about January 31st of the next year. For example: All contributions to the Vacation, Holiday and Sick Leave Trust Fund received between August 1, 2019, through July 31, 2020, will be scheduled for an electronic payout on January 31, 2021. Please note, Vacation, Holiday and Sick Leave benefits are paid by automatic deposit to your financial institution, therefore the Fund Office will contact you for the account information you wish benefits to be deposited in to.
Vacation, Holiday and Sick Leave benefits are payable annually, however there are additional payout options.