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Newfoundland

Employment Standards
This summary is provided for comparison purposes. While the Institute of Professional Management endeavours to provide accurate information, you should consult your provincial labour ministry or legal counsel for the most up to date information.
Minimum Wage $10.75/hour
Hours of Work
& Overtime
overtime after 40 hours/week
24 consecutive hours off each week
3 hours call-in
Paid Statutory Holidays 6 days
New Year's Day
Good Friday
Memorial Day
Labour Day
Remembrance Day
Christmas Day
Vacation 2 weeks/year
3 weeks/year after 15 years
Emergency Leave 8 weeks compassionate care
3 days bereavement (1 day paid)
7 days sick leave
Pregnancy &
Parental Leave
17 weeks maternity leave
35 weeks parental leave
Termination
of Employment
1 week after 3 months
2 weeks after 2 years
up to 6 weeks after 15 years

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