ATCC Advocacy

ATCC members work collectively to identify critical industry issues and work toward mutual beneficial results. ATCC was formed to address Prompt Payment issues in Alberta, resulting in legislative action in August 2022. Currently the Alberta Government is seeking to streamline the apprentice process and ATCC is actively engaged in addressing this issue.

Prompt Payment Legislation

An important legislative accomplishment for ATCC.

  • Through tenacity and perseverance, Prompt Payment Legislation was enacted in Alberta in August 2022
  • ATCC continues to provide input into ongoing proposed changes to this legislation

Skilled Trades and Apprenticeship Education Act (STAEA)

Ongoing effort to assure trade contractors have trained trade employees.

  • highly skilled individuals, ready to work
  • supported by evaluation and testing that exceeds industry standards

New and Emerging Issues

ATCC is a forward thinking organization that is always looking ahead at the new and emerging issues that will impact trade contractors, such as:

  • addressing awareness and education on future reporting requirements and social license to do business
  • surveying memberships to find out what’s next