Canada Post Corporation Act (R.S.C., 1985, c. C-10)

Act current to 2015-11-16 and last amended on 2015-06-23. Previous Versions

Marginal note:By-laws

 The Board may make by-laws

  • (a) for the administration, management and control of the property and affairs of the Corporation;

  • (b) for the regulation of proceedings of the Board, including the establishment of committees of the Board, the time and place for the holding of meetings of the Board or of any committee thereof, and the quorum and procedure at all such meetings;

  • (c) prescribing the functions, duties and powers of any committee of the Board and of the Chairperson, President, directors, officers, agents and employees of the Corporation; and

  • (d) respecting administration of contracts relating to any business of the Corporation.

  • R.S., 1985, c. C-10, s. 11;
  • 2006, c. 9, s. 236(E).


Marginal note:Officers and employees

 The Corporation may employ such officers and employees and may engage the services of such agents, advisers and consultants as it considers necessary for the proper conduct of its business, and may fix the terms and conditions of their employment or engagement, as the case may be, and pay their remuneration.

  • 1980-81-82-83, c. 54, s. 13.
Marginal note:Presumption
  •  (1) Except as provided in subsections (2) and (4), every person employed or engaged pursuant to section 12 is deemed not to be employed in the federal public administration.

  • (2) [Repealed, 1999, c. 34, s. 227]

  • Marginal note:Idem

    (3) The Public Service Superannuation Act does not apply to any director of the Corporation, other than the Chairperson, President and any director selected from among persons employed in the federal public administration, unless, in the case of any one of them, the Governor in Council otherwise directs.

  • Marginal note:Aeronautics Act

    (4) For the purposes of any regulation made pursuant to section 9 of the Aeronautics Act, the Chairperson, President, officers and employees of the Corporation shall be deemed to be employed in the federal public administration.

  • Marginal note:Canada Labour Code

    (5) Notwithstanding any provision of Part I of the Canada Labour Code, for the purposes of the application of that Part to the Corporation and to officers and employees of the Corporation, a mail contractor is deemed not to be a dependent contractor or an employee within the meaning of those terms in subsection 3(1) of that Act.

  • R.S., 1985, c. C-10, s. 13;
  • 1999, c. 34, s. 227;
  • 2003, c. 22, s. 224(E);
  • 2006, c. 9, s. 236(E).