Dues, Mailing Lists & Membership

The APWU Per Capita Department, a section of the Secretary-Treasurer's office, is responsible for issues concerning union dues, mailing lists, and membership records.

Requests for information regarding these issues should be directed to the APWU Per Capita Department, 1300 L Street, NW, Washington, DC 20005.

AFL-CIO State Federation Dues Rebate

Dues Check Off (DCO) Printouts

Dues Rebate Checks to Locals and State Organizations

Dues - When Changing Unions

Dues Disbursement Schedule

Joining the APWU - Form 1187

Mailing List & Address Changes

Member & Non-Member Lists

Merger Requests, New Local Requests

News: Dues, Mailing Lists & Membership

Department of Labor Changes Rules for Annual LM Reports

09/01/2016 - This article first appeared in the September-October 2016 issue of The American Postal Worker magazine.)

All APWU local and state unions that receive dues rebates (DCO checks) from the national union must file an annual financial report with the Department of Labor (DOL). The report is required by the Labor Management Reporting and Disclosure Act (LMRDA).

Labor unions are required to report all revenue and expenditures for the year within 90 days after the end of the local’s fiscal or accounting year. The report is considered a public record and will be posted on the DOL website,

APWU News Bulletin

Thank You, Bill

08/26/2010 - APWU members and friends celebrated the 53-year career of President William Burrus and his contributions to the union at a tribute dinner Aug. 24.

ALSO: Convention Rejects Dues Increase Leaves Intact Procedure for Filling Officer Vacancies 

AND: Union leaders from across the globe held a forum on Monday evening to discuss the economic and social trends that pose challenges for postal workers worldwide.

AND: The APWU and the National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC) share a common history of struggle, and work “side by side every day” to fight for better working conditions for postal employees, NALC President Fredric Rolando told  APWU convention delegates on Aug. 24. 

AND: On Aug. 21 and 22, Maintenance Division delegates gathered at pre-convention workshops to discuss subcontracting, workplace safety, and job training, in preparation for contract negotiations.