Sign up to CWU

The CWU is Ireland's premier union for the postal, telecommunications and call centre sectors.

With members in eir, An Post, Vodafone, HCL, KN Networks, UPS and many others, the CWU has a proven track record in representing members' interests.

  • Even if your company does not recognise a Trade Union you are still entitled to join as an individual and have personal support and guidance
  • There is no minimum number of employees that need to join.
  • You have a legal right to join a trade union that is protected by the Irish Constitution.
  • You can join a Union if you are working part-time or on a temporary or fixed term contract.


Membership rates:

Temporary/ Part-time/ Agency

€2.74 per week

Call Centres/ Customer Care/ Retail

€3.29 per week

Non-Managerial/ Contractors

€4.38 per week


€5.48 per week

Subscriptions are deducted monthly

Communications Workers' Union
William Norton House
575-577 North Circular Road
Dublin 1

Tel: 01-866 3000