The General Transport, Petroleum and Chemical Workers’ Union (GTPCWU) of Trade Union Congress (Ghana) covers employees of both Junior and Senior Staff including Professional and Managerial Staff throughout Ghana. The workers under the jurisdiction of the union are the employees from:
- All Industries, Establishments, Companies and Firms whose businesses, operations and/or undertakings are connected with or related to transport; such as Road, Air Transport, Aviation, Automobile Engineering including Vehicles Workshops/Trucks Assembly Plants etc.,
- All Industries, Establishments, Companies and Firms whose businesses, operations and/or undertakings are connected with or related to Upstream, Midstream and Downstream Petroleum activities, such as Oil and Gas Exploration, Drilling, Refining, Distribution, Marketing, Chemicals, Petro-Chemicals, Rubber Processing, Paints, Cement, Plastics etc.
- Informal Sector Organisations: All informal sector organisations whose business operations fall within the coverage areas of the National Union as indicated in (1) and (2) above can join the Union.
- Withdrawal of Membership from the Union: An individual member of the Union shall give six (6) months’ notice of withdrawal from membership. Payment of Union Dues and other financial obligations shall not cease before the expiration of such notice.