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The Unionization Process: Oklahoma

The Unionization Process requirements for other states

Federal law and guidance on this subject should be reviewed together with this section.

Authors: Alan L. Rupe and Daniel Press, Kutak Rock LLP


  • Private sector employees in Oklahoma are provided the right to organize and bargain collectively under the National Labor Relations Act. The NLRA does not apply to public employers or private employers that are not engaged in interstate commerce. See Right to Organize and Bargain Collectively.
  • Oklahoma is a "right-to-work" state. See Right to Work.