MGEU - Manitoba Government and General Employees Union

MGEU Member Discounts

MGEU membership has its benefits! Your union has the group buying power to negotiate special discounts with dozens of Manitoba businesses offering deals on everything from fitness centres to phones, home insurance to hotels. Remember, you can use your membership card to redeem any discount in the province, not just the businesses in your area.

The MGEU encourages members to support unionized, local businesses, where possible. Visit to find out where to "Buy Union" in Manitoba.

Best Western Thompson Hotel & Suites

Show your MGEU card and receive the following preferred rates* per night on our guest rooms. Rates include a hot buffet breakfast:

King or Queen - $165.99

Complimentary plated hot breakfast and every week from 5-7 free soup and nachos.

*Rates available until Dec. 30, 2024; subject to availability. Single or double occupancy only. Ask for the “MGEU rate” when booking.

Rate is eligible for Best Western Rewards. Please ask Front Desk how you can sign up?

This is a unionized hotel. When on union business, the MGEU recommends that members stay at unionized hotels.

Thompson – 205 Mystery Lake Rd

Ph: 204-778-8887

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Canada Life Centre & Burton Cummings Theatre - Ticketmaster

All MGEU members have the opportunity to save on tickets for select events at Canada Life Centre and Burton Cummings Theatre. To take advantage of these offers, please visit and use promotional code: MGEU1

Step 1: Go to (you must use this link to select the event/date you wish to purchase tickets for – you cannot use the promo code by going directly to an event on the Ticketmaster website or app).
Step 2: Select the event and date you wish to attend by selecting "FIND TICKETS."
Step 3: Enter the promo code. How you enter the promo code differs for each type of event:
- For Winnipeg Jets/Manitoba Moose games - Select the game you wish to attend and enter the promo code (located at top of the page for computers or by tapping the "FILTER" icon on mobile), then tap "APPLY."
- For Concerts and Events - Select the date and time and tap the "UNLOCK" button (top right of the page on computer, below the seating map on mobile) to enter the promo code.
- For Beyond Monet – Select "BUY TICKETS," then select the "HAVE A DISCOUNT CODE?" button below the calendar to enter and "APPLY" the promo code.
Step 4 – Select the seats or number of tickets you wish to purchase and add them to the cart.
Step 5 – Review your order and complete the transaction.

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Days Inn

Show your MGEU card and receive these preferred rates based on availability, all rates include a continental breakfast:

• Days Inn Thompson - $131 per night

• Days Inn Steinbach Standard Room - $115 Standard room or $125 King Room or Queen with Sofa Bed 

• Days Inn Winkler $110 per night

MGEU members receive a 15% discount at Days Inn locations across Canada.

To make a reservation go to Wyndham hotels.

Use booking widget to choose your location, dates and enter the corporate code under the Special Rates & Codes.

Corporate Code: 1000019791

Click on rate per night to see MGEU discount and other offers.

Rates are in effect until December 31, 2024

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Manitoba Association of Optometrists -Occupational Vision Care Program

MGEU members will receive a discount of up to 75% off prescription safety eyewear.

See full details go to

Offer applies only to Prescription Safety Eyewear purchased through the Manitoba Association of Optometrists OVC program. Final discount is dependent on choice of frame and lens options.

Manitoba Association of Optometrists
PH: 204-943-9811

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Receive 10% off regular-priced items. This offer is applicable, with proof of MGEU membership.

Discount available at all Mark's locations in Manitoba: Brandon, Dauphin, Portage, Selkirk, Thompson, Winkler, Portage la Prairie and Winnipeg.

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See the latest TELUS offers (PDF) now available to MGEU members.

Go to to verify your employment via email.
You’ll be redirected to the ordering portal ( to access discounts with TELUS on the latest hardware, plan pricing, and home security. Mobility discounts are available to your family members as well.

Members are encouraged to place orders through the portal. 
Once an order is placed - someone will reach out to you about your order.

Discounts for MGEU members are also available at the following locations:

Kildonan Place Shopping Centre
Garden City Shopping Centre
Outlet Collection Winnipeg - 555 Sterling Lyon Pkwy
2-2075 Pembina Hwy
2-1436 Henderson Hwy
2-730 Park Ave, Beausejour
3-420 Main St, Stonewall
5-1014 Manitoba Ave, Selkirk
175 Main St A, Steinbach
1300-300 Mystery Lake, Thompson
374 Main St, Russell
1800 Saskatchewan Ave, Portage la Prairie
1450 Main St. S (Dauphin Market Mall), Dauphin
510 Broadway Ave, Killarney
66C 1 Ave, Gimli

For more information or to provide feedback about this discount, please contact or call 431-489-1670.

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