Regulation - LGIC

Minimum Wage

Regulation Number(s):
Ontario Regulation 294/07
Instrument Type:
Regulation - LGIC
Bill or Act:
Employment Standards Act, 2000 (ESA)
Summary of Decision:
The regulation was approved and was effective upon filing with the Registrar of Regulations on July 3, 2007. The minimum wage increases will take effect on March 31, 2008, 2009, and 2010.
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Proposal Number:
Posting Date:
August 20, 2007
Summary of Proposal:
The ESA requires employers to pay at least the prescribed minimum wage. The minimum wage rates are set out in Regulation 285/01 under the ESA. This regulation would amend Regulation 285/01 to implement the increases to the general minimum wage that were announced in the 2007 budget. Specifically, it would increase the general minimum wage to $10.25 by 2010, with three annual increases of 75 cents starting on March 31, 2008. The regulation would also increase the minimum wage rates for studen
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Effective Date:
July 3, 2007