POSTED ON January 30, 2015
Changes to the Employment Standards Act

Additional Leaves

Bill 21, adopted by the Legislature of Ontario in April 2014, made significant changes to theĀ Employment Standards Act of Ontario. As employees of the University of Ottawa, you are now entitled to the following leaves:

These leaves are usually unpaid, and the length of each leave depends on the nature of the leave (see above for further details on each leave). You may request a leave by contacting your department or faculty. Should your request be denied, please contact us.