Fees Paid for the Provision of Services in Relation to an Assessment from the Department of Employment and Social Development Remission Order
P.C. 2020-517 2020-06-29
Her Excellency the Governor General in Council, considering that it is in the public interest to do so, on the recommendation of the Treasury Board, the Minister of Citizenship and Immigration and the Minister of Employment and Social Development, pursuant to subsection 23(2.1)Footnote a of the Financial Administration ActFootnote b, makes the annexed Fees Paid for the Provision of Services in Relation to an Assessment from the Department of Employment and Social Development Remission Order.
1 Remission of a fee paid under section 315.2 of the Immigration and Refugee Protection Regulations for the provision of services in relation to an assessment from the Department of Employment and Social Development requested by an employer or group of employers, in respect of an offer of employment, is granted to persons meeting the following conditions:
(a) the fee was paid in respect of an assessment requested before April 4, 2020;
(b) the employer or group of employers no longer requires the assessment or, if the assessment has already been made, it cannot be used;
(c) the employer or group of employers has withdrawn the offer of employment due to the impact of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19); and
(d) in respect of the assessment, no work permit has been issued under section 200 or 201 of those Regulations and no application for such a work permit is being processed.
Marginal note:Coming into force
2 This Order comes into force on the day on which it is registered.
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