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Change of Beneficiary

Grievance Report

Personal Physician Form

Request for Withdrawal

Request for Hardship


Charge your dues

In our continuing effort to make dues payments easier and more convenient, Local 853 is now offering monthly credit card payments for your dues. For more information on this program, please contact the local union office at 510-895-8853.


Meeting Schedule
for 2016

General membership meetings of Teamsters Local 853 are held on the second Thursday of each month at 7:00 pm. Unless otherwise noted, meetings are held in Oakland at the main office, located at 7750 Pardee Lane.

  • Jan 14, 2016
  • February 11, 2016
  • March 10, 2016
  • April 14, 2016
  • May 12, 2016
  • June 9, 2016
  • July 14, 2016
  • August 11, 2016
  • September 8, 2016 
  • October 13, 2016
  • November 10, 2016
  • December 8, 2016

WCT Pension Plan Q&A

On the second Wednesday of every month, a representative from the WCT Pension Administrator comes to Local 853’s Oakland office to answer your pension questions. Call 510-895-8853 or 800-400-1250 for an appointment.