February 18, 2022

The Ontario government has been pretty busy, working on quite a few new laws and regulations that will affect employers across the province.

Large Group of Employees and Contractors

Bill 47 to Repeal Most of Bill 148!

October 30, 2018

Employment Standards Act, 2000 -- The minimum wage will remain at $14.00 - it will not increase to $15.00 on January 1, 2019.

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Ontario Increases the Minimum Wage October 1

April 5, 2016

On October 1, 2016 the Ontario government raised the general minimum wage from $11.25 per hour to $11.40 per hour.

Newfoundland and Labrador

Newfoundland and Labrador Increases the Minimum Wage

October 1, 2015

Effective October 1, 2015 the Newfoundland and Labrador provincial government has increased the minimum wage by 25 cents to $10.50 per hour.

  • Quebec Government

    Quebec Minimum Wage Increased

    May 4, 2015

    Effective May 1, 2015, the general minimum wage rate in Quebec increased from $10.35 per hour to $10.55 per hour.