Effective May 20, 2015, the Ontario Ministry of Labour will require employers to post the new Employment Standards Poster in a visible workplace area. Employers are also required to give every employee a copy of the poster. Employers must provide all employees with a copy of version 6.0 of the employment Standards Poster by June 19, 2015. Any new employees hired after May 20, 2015 must be given a copy within 30 days of their hiring date. This poster describes important rights and requirements under the Employment Standards Act, 2000.
The Employment Standards Ontario website provides additional information on this new requirement. You can download and print the poster through the following links:
The Employment Standards Information Centre can be reached at:
416-326-7160 (Greater Toronto Area)
1-800-531-5551 (toll free Canada-wide)
1-866-567-8893 (TTY for hearing impaired)
If you have any questions or concerns, please don’t hesitate to contact: Gary Rygus, Director, Government Relations (Ontario) at: [email protected] or 416-467-3744