Paid Time Off (PTO)
Employees that have been employed for less than 5 years are entitled to a minimum of 2 weeks’ paid leave, while employees who have worked over 5 years are entitled to 3 weeks.
There are 9 public holidays in Ontario. More information can be found here.
Employees are entitled to 3 unpaid sick days a year if they have been employed for more than 2 weeks.
If the woman has been employed for at least 13 weeks, she is entitled to up to 17 weeks of unpaid maternity leave. Maternity leave can start any time starting 17 weeks before the due date.