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TO FURTHER ASSIST YOU, WE NOW HAVE A COVID-19 (Coronavirus) page set up on the website provide you with additional resources and information from both the Trust Funds and Educational Fund Offices.  CLICK HERE to visit the COVID-19 Resources page.

Plumbers Local 1 and its Fund Office wants you to know the steps that are being taken to continue to serve the membership during this National State of Emergency in response to the COVID-19 Coronavirus, and also State mandates on staffing. The Building will be temporarily suspending normal operations at Local 1 Bldg. at 50-02 5th Street until further notice. The Union Office phones are now online, so we may continue to serve the membership remotely.

We ask you check the website and Facebook page for updates. Please do not visit the building as it will be closed.

To pay dues and for general information, contact the Union Office at (718)738-7500 to listen to prompts.
Press “1” to pay dues.
Press “2” for general information and Union Dues.
Press “3” to dial Union Officers by first name.

To contact the Fund Office for all your benefits, including the weekly unemployment benefit, call (718) 223-4313, send an email to info@ualocal1funds.org or fax (718) 641-8155.

To contact Trade Ed, send an email to Local1JATC@ua1tef.org.

The health and safety of our staff and members are our priority. Please bear with us in these unprecedented times.

Welcome to Plumbers Local 1

Our contractors are available 24-hours a day for all your plumbing needs.

Welcome to Plumbers Local 1 of New York City

Plumbers protect the health of the nation and the highly skilled members of Local 1 are no different. We specialize in both commercial and residential work, and also in medical gas certification and back-flow testing. We work on everything from stadiums to your residential home and small business. Our contractors are available 24-hours a day for all your plumbing needs.

We encourage you to peruse our website to learn more About Us. If you are a contractor, we want you to contact us and we can send a member of our team to evaluate your upcoming project. What separates us from everyone else is our skill and training. Our apprentices go through a rigorous 5-year program on their way to becoming experienced journeymen, but the training doesn't end there. We continue to provide training so that there is no project too small or complex that we cannot fulfill on-time and budget for you!

Contact Us today to learn how you can employ our highly skilled workforce or to become a member of Plumbers Local 1!

Our Affiliations

Check out some of our associations with the industry.



  • "Plumbers Local Union No. 1 has given all of us the opportunity to enter into the middle class and the ability to earn a respectable wage with the security of health insurance, a pension paid plan, and the hopes that one day we can retire with dignity... take it from a member whose family has been in Local 1 for over 75 years! "

    Michael Apuzzo

    Michael Apuzzo

    Business Manager

Our workforce takes pride in partnering with our signatory contractors in providing sophisticated piping systems to the end user.

From underground installations to final connections of fixtures and equipment, a plumber is required to have all the physical and mental skills needed to get the job done right the first time.

50-02 Fifth Street, 2nd Floor
Long Island City, New York 11101

Phone: 718-738-7500

Fax: 718-835-0896
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