District Council 5


The International Union of Painters and Allied Trades District Council #5 is an organization of painters, decorators, wallcoverers, drywall finishers, sign painters, metal polishers, bridge & structural steel painters, civil service painters, lead abatement workers, carpet & soft tile layers, truck painters, glaziers, architectural metal & glass workers, paint makers and allied trades. We are  cover the states of Washington, Oregon, Alaska, Utah and Northern Idaho.

It is our hope that this website serves as a resource of useful information for our members, our signatory contractors and for those interested in becoming members or signatory contractors. By using the links throughout this site you’re able to access information on contracts, fringe benefits, union meetings & events, training schedules, elections and political issues, along with many other items that affect our daily lives.

Servicing has information on shop stewards, signatory contractor lists, etc. Organizing tells you how to become a member or signatory contractor. Training has the latest information on upcoming class schedules and apprenticeship information. Governmental Affairs includes information regarding current issues in politics and has many useful links to government agencies.