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Canada Labour Standards Regulations

Version of section 17 from 2019-09-01 to 2022-11-30:

 For the purposes of subsections 206.6(2), 206.7(2.1) and 210(2) of the Act, the regular rate of wages of an employee whose hours of work differ from day to day or who is paid on a basis other than time shall be

  • (a) the average of the employee’s daily earnings, exclusive of overtime hours, for the 20 days the employee has worked immediately preceding the first day of the period of paid leave; or

  • (b) an amount calculated by a method agreed on under or pursuant to a collective agreement that is binding on the employer and the employee.

  • SOR/79-309, s. 1
  • SOR/91-461, s. 15
  • SOR/2014-305, s. 2
  • SOR/2019-168, s. 7

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