IBEW Local 586
1178 Rainbow Street
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
K1J 6X7
Tel: (613)-741-5664
Fax: (613)-741-4789



What we're all about as a union...Fairness, Equality, Pride."

Bert Olmstead, Journeyman,
Local 586, Ottawa

It's a win-win situation."

Bob Sanscartier. Contractor,
Bolton Electric, Ottawa

Everybody's treated the same, everybody's treated equal."

Kurt Metz, Dispatcher
Local 586, Ottawa

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IBEW Benefits Plan

Being a member of the IBEW Local 586 Ottawa allows you to be eligible for our comprehensive health and benefits plan. We are pleased to provide coverage and benefits to ensure a healthy life for members and their families.

Since 1962, IBEW Local 586 Ottawa has been providing its members with a group health and benefits program for active and retired members, and their eligible dependents and survivors. The purpose of the program is to reimburse IBEW Local 586 members with all or parts of costs incurred for health care and dental care services not covered by the provincial government.

The plan:

  • Provides effective group health care, dental care, life insurance, and longterm disability coverage for all eligible plan members;
  • Provides high quality, cost-effective and efficient service to members and beneficiaries.

For more information on the health and benefits plan provided by IBEW Local 586 Ottawa, please be sure to contact us.

Do you have more questions? Be sure to visit our frequently asked questions section to get the answers you need.

IBEW Local 586 Ottawa is dedicated to providing you and your family with a secure focus for the future. Learn why you should join IBEW and understand the benefits of becoming a member. You are invited to join out winning team!