Constitution and bylaws

CAPE’s constitution and bylaws provide an operational framework aligned with our values of accountability, effectiveness, professionalism and integrity. Our constitution outlines the fundamental principles that govern our operations, while the by-laws set out the rules that enable us to live by those principles.

Constitution and bylaws


Submitting Proposed Resolutions


The Constitution and By-Laws of the Canadian Association of Professional Employees contain provisions and guidelines on the submission of resolutions to the Elections and Resolutions Committee. The procedure and guidelines for properly submitting resolutions pertaining to CAPE’s policies, practices and collective bargaining are explained in the following paragraphs.

Click here for more information on how to submit and write a resolution