Join our Union
To join IATSE local 856 all applicants must have the required skills and certificates for their department of choice. If you are new to the industry, it’s recommended to research the area you are interested in.
Please complete the Permittee Application Package, along with a qualification form for the department you are applying to and return everything to the union office.
PLEASE NOTE: A qualification form must accompany all Permittee Applications and Sister Applications.
Qualification forms are subject to change.
In order for your application to be reviewed by the department applying into, it must be completed in full. IATSE 856 gives you 6 months to submit all requirements into the office, at which point your application will be rejected.