Paid Sick Leave – New in Ontario

Ontario COVID-19 Worker Income Protection Benefit

  1. Paid leave
  2. Eligibility
  3. Employer reimbursement for paid leave
  4. Financial support for longer term absences

Paid leave
On April 29, 2021, the Ontario Government amended the Employment Standards Act, 2000 to require employers to provide employees with up to three days of paid leave for reasons related to COVID-19.

More information available in our ESA workshop. Contact us for course availability.


Government of Ontario