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Employment Equity Regulations

Version of the schedule from 2006-03-22 to 2006-05-31:


SCHEDULE VII(Subsection 23(1))

INDUSTRIAL SECTORS

ItemColumn IColumn II
Industrial ClassificationIndustrial Group Description
1AGRICULTURAL AND RELATED SERVICE INDUSTRIES
  • (1) Agricultural Industries

  • (a) Livestock Farms (except Animal Specialities)

  • (b) Other Animal Specialty Farms

  • (c) Field Crop Farms

  • (d) Field Crop Combination Farms

  • (e) Fruit and Other Vegetable Farms

  • (f) Horticultural Specialties

  • (g) Livestock, Field Crop and Horticultural Combination Farms

  • (2) Service Industries Incidental to Agriculture

  • (a) Services Incidental to Livestock and Animal Specialties

  • (b) Services Incidental to Agricultural Crops

  • (c) Other Services Incidental to Agriculture

2FISHING AND TRAPPING INDUSTRIES
  • (1) Fishing and Trapping Industries

  • (a) Fishing Industries

  • (b) Services Incidental to Fishing

  • (c) Trapping

3LOGGING AND FORESTRY INDUSTRIES
  • (1) Logging Industry

  • (a) Logging Industry

  • (2) Forestry Services

  • (a) Forestry Services Industry

4MINING (INCLUDING MILLING), QUARRYING AND OIL WELL INDUSTRIES
  • (1) Mining Industries

  • (a) Metal Mines

  • (b) Non-Metal Mines (except Coal)

  • (c) Coal Mines

  • (2) Crude Petroleum and Natural Gas Industries

  • (a) Crude Petroleum and Natural Gas Industries

  • (3) Quarry and Sand Pit Industries

  • (a) Stone Quarries

  • (b) Sand and Gravel Pits

  • (4) Service Industries Incidental to Mineral Extraction

  • (a) Service Industries Incidental to Crude Petroleum and Natural Gas

  • (b) Service Industries Incidental to Mining

5MANUFACTURING INDUSTRIES
  • (1) Food Industries

  • (a) Meat and Poultry Products Industries

  • (b) Fish Products Industry

  • (c) Fruit and Vegetable Industries

  • (d) Dairy Products Industries

  • (e) Flour, Prepared Cereal Food and Feed Industries

  • (f) Vegetable Oil Mills (except Corn Oil)

  • (g) Bakery Products Industries

  • (h) Sugar and Sugar Confectionery Industries

  • (i) Other Food Products Industries

  • (2) Beverage Industries

  • (a) Soft Drink Industry

  • (b) Distillery Products Industry

  • (c) Brewery Products Industry

  • (d) Wine Industry

  • (3) Tobacco Products Industries

  • (a) Leaf Tobacco Industry

  • (b) Tobacco Products Industry

  • (4) Rubber Products Industries

  • (a) Tire and Tube Industry

  • (b) Rubber Hose and Belting Industry

  • (c) Other Rubber Products Industries

  • (5) Plastic Products Industries

  • (a) Foamed and Expanded Plastic Products Industry

  • (b) Plastic Pipe and Pipe Fittings Industry

  • (c) Plastic Film and Sheeting Industry

  • (d) Other Plastic Products Industries

  • (6) Leather and Allied Products Industries

  • (a) Leather and Allied Products Industries

  • (7) Primary Textile Industries

  • (a) Man-made and Filament Yarn Industry

  • (b) Spun Yarn and Woven Cloth Industries

  • (c) Broad Knitted Fabric Industry

  • (8) Textile Products Industries

  • (a) Natural Fibres Processing and Felt Products Industry

  • (b) Carpet, Mat and Rug Industry

  • (c) Canvas and Related Products Industry

  • (d) Other Textile Products Industries

  • (9) Clothing Industries

  • (a) Men’s and Boys’ Clothing Industries

  • (b) Women’s Clothing Industries

  • (c) Children’s Clothing Industry

  • (d) Other Clothing and Apparel Industries

  • (10) Wood Industries

  • (a) Sawmill, Planing Mill and Shingle Mill Products Industries

  • (b) Veneer and Plywood Industries

  • (c) Sash, Door and Other Millwork Industries

  • (d) Wooden Box and Pallet Industry

  • (e) Coffin and Casket Industry

  • (f) Other Wood Industries

  • (11) Furniture and Fixture Industries

  • (a) Household Furniture Industries

  • (b) Office Furniture Industries

  • (c) Other Furniture and Fixture Industries

  • (12) Paper and Allied Products Industries

  • (a) Pulp and Paper Industries

  • (b) Asphalt Roofing Industry

  • (c) Paper Box and Bag Industries

  • (d) Other Converted Paper Products Industries

  • (13) Printing, Publishing and Allied Industries

  • (a) Commercial Printing Industries

  • (b) Platemaking, Typesetting and Bindery Industry

  • (c) Publishing Industries

  • (d) Combined Publishing and Printing Industries

  • (14) Primary Metal Industries

  • (a) Primary Steel Industries

  • (b) Steel Pipe and Tube Industry

  • (c) Iron Foundries

  • (d) Non-Ferrous Metal Smelting and Refining Industries

  • (e) Aluminum Rolling, Casting and Extruding Industry

  • (f) Copper and Copper Alloy Rolling, Casting and Extruding Industry

  • (g) Other Rolled, Cast and Extruded Non-Ferrous Metal Products Industries

  • (15) Fabricated Metal Products Industries (except Machinery and Transportation Equipment Industries)

  • (a) Power Boiler and Heat Exchanger Industry

  • (b) Fabricated Structural Metal Products Industries

  • (c) Ornamental and Architectural Metal Products Industries

  • (d) Stamped, Pressed and Coated Metal Products Industries

  • (e) Wire and Wire Products Industries

  • (f) Hardware, Tool and Cutlery Industries

  • (g) Heating Shop Industry

  • (h) Machine Shop Industry

  • (i) Other Metal Fabricating Industries

  • (16) Machinery Industries (except Electrical Machinery)

  • (a) Agricultural Implement Industry

  • (b) Commercial Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Equipment Industry

  • (c) Other Machinery and Equipment Industries

  • (17) Transportation Equipment Industries

  • (a) Aircraft and Aircraft Parts Industry

  • (b) Motor Vehicle Industry

  • (c) Truck and Bus Body and Trailer Industries

  • (d) Motor Vehicle Parts and Accessories Industries

  • (e) Railroad Rolling Stock Industry

  • (f) Shipbuilding and Repair Industry

  • (g) Boatbuilding and Repair Industry

  • (h) Other Transportation Equipment Industries

  • (18) Electrical and Electronic Products Industries

  • (a) Small Electrical Appliance Industry

  • (b) Major Appliance Industry (Electric and Non-electric)

  • (c) Electric Lighting Industries

  • (d) Record Player, Radio and Television Receiver Industry

  • (e) Communication and Other Electronic Equipment Industries

  • (f) Office, Store and Business Machine Industries

  • (g) Electrical Industrial Equipment Industries

  • (h) Communications and Energy Wire and Cable Industry

  • (i) Other Electrical Products Industries

  • (19) Non-Metallic Mineral Products Industries

  • (a) Clay Products Industries

  • (b) Hydraulic Cement Industry

  • (c) Concrete Products Industries

  • (d) Ready-Mix Concrete Industry

  • (e) Glass and Glass Products Industries

  • (f) Abrasives Industry

  • (g) Lime Industry

  • (h) Other Non-Metallic Mineral Products Industries

  • (20) Refined Petroleum and Coal Products Industries

  • (a) Refined Petroleum Products Industries

  • (b) Other Petroleum and Coal Products Industries

  • (21) Chemical and Chemical Products Industries

  • (a) Industrial Chemical Industries

  • (b) Agricultural Chemical Industries

  • (c) Plastic and Synthetic Resin Industry

  • (d) Pharmaceutical and Medicine Industry

  • (e) Paint and Varnish Industry

  • (f) Soap and Cleaning Compounds Industry

  • (g) Toilet Preparations Industry

  • (h) Other Chemical Products Industries

  • (22) Other Manufacturing Industries

  • (a) Scientific and Professional Equipment Industries

  • (b) Jewellery and Precious Metal Industries

  • (c) Sporting Goods and Toy Industries

  • (d) Sign and Display Industry

  • (e) Other Manufactured Products Industries

6CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRIES
  • (1) Building, Developing and General Contracting Industries

  • (a) Residential Building and Development

  • (b) Non-Residential Building and Development

  • (2) Industrial and Heavy (Engineering) Construction Industries

  • (a) Industrial Construction (other than Buildings)

  • (b) Highway and Heavy Construction

  • (3) Trade Contracting Industries

  • (a) Site Work

  • (b) Structural and Related Work

  • (c) Exterior Close-In Work

  • (d) Plumbing, Heating and Air Conditioning, Mechanical Work

  • (e) Mechanical Specialty Work

  • (f) Electrical Work

  • (g) Interior and Finishing Work

  • (h) Other Trade Work

  • (4) Service Industries Incidental to Construction

  • (a) Project Management Construction

  • (b) Other Services Incidental to Construction

7TRANSPORTATION AND STORAGE INDUSTRIES
  • (1) Transportation Industries

  • (a) Air Transport Industries

  • (b) Service Industries Incidental to Air Transport

  • (c) Railway Transport and Related Service Industries

  • (d) Water Transport Industries

  • (e) Service Industries Incidental to Water Transport

  • (f) Truck Transport Industries

  • (g) Public Passenger Transit Systems Industries

  • (h) Other Transportation Industries

  • (i) Other Service Industries Incidental to Transportation

  • (2) Pipeline Transport Industries

  • (a) Pipeline Transport Industries

  • (3) Storage and Warehousing Industries

  • (a) Grain Elevator Industry

  • (b) Other Storage and Warehousing Industries

8COMMUNICATIONS AND OTHER UTILITY INDUSTRIES
  • (1) Communication Industries

  • (a) Telecommunication Broadcasting Industries

  • (b) Telecommunication Carriers Industry

  • (c) Other Telecommunication Industries

  • (d) Postal and Courier Service Industries

  • (2) Other Utility Industries

  • (a) Electric Power Systems Industry

  • (b) Gas Distribution Systems Industry

  • (c) Water Systems Industry

  • (d) Other Utility Industries

9WHOLESALE TRADE INDUSTRIES
  • (1) Farm Products Industries, Wholesale

  • (a) Farm Products, Wholesale

  • (2) Petroleum Products Industries, Wholesale

  • (a) Petroleum Products, Wholesale

  • (3) Food, Beverage, Drug and Tobacco Industries, Wholesale

  • (a) Food, Wholesale

  • (b) Beverage, Wholesale

  • (c) Drugs and Toilet Preparations, Wholesale

  • (d) Tobacco Products, Wholesale

  • (4) Apparel and Dry Goods Industries, Wholesale

  • (a) Apparel, Wholesale

  • (b) Dry Goods, Wholesale

  • (5) Household Goods Industries, Wholesale

  • (a) Electrical and Electronic Household Appliances and Parts, Wholesale

  • (b) Household Furniture, Wholesale

  • (c) Household Furnishings, Wholesale

  • (6) Motor Vehicle, Parts and Accessories Industries, Wholesale

  • (a) Motor Vehicles, Wholesale

  • (b) Motor Vehicle Parts and Accessories, Wholesale

  • (7) Metals, Hardware, Plumbing, Heating and Building Materials Industries, Wholesale

  • (a) Metal and Metal Products, Wholesale

  • (b) Hardware and Plumbing, Heating and Air Conditioning Equipment and Supplies, Wholesale

  • (c) Lumber and Building Materials, Wholesale

  • (8) Machinery, Equipment and Supplies Industries, Wholesale

  • (a) Farm Machinery, Equipment and Supplies, Wholesale

  • (b) Construction, Forestry and Mining Machinery, Equipment and Supplies, Wholesale

  • (c) Industrial Machinery, Equipment and Supplies Wholesale

  • (d) Electrical and Electronic Machinery, Equipment and Supplies, Wholesale

  • (e) Other Machinery, Equipment and Supplies, Wholesale

  • (9) Other Products Industries, Wholesale

  • (a) Waste Materials, Wholesale

  • (b) Paper and Paper Products, Wholesale

  • (c) Agricultural Supplies, Wholesale

  • (d) Toys, Amusement and Sporting Goods, Wholesale

  • (e) Photographic Equipment and Musical Instruments and Supplies, Wholesale

  • (f) Jewellery and Watches, Wholesale

  • (g) Industrial and Household Chemicals, Wholesale

  • (h) General Merchandise, Wholesale

  • (i) Other Products Wholesale

10RETAIL TRADE INDUSTRIES
  • (1) Food, Beverage and Drug Industries, Retail

  • (a) Food Stores

  • (b) Liquor, Wine and Beer Stores

  • (c) Prescription Drugs and Patent Medicine Stores

  • (2) Shoe, Apparel, Fabric and Yarn Industries, Retail

  • (a) Shoe Stores

  • (b) Men’s Clothing Stores

  • (c) Women’s Clothing Stores

  • (d) Clothing Stores

  • (e) Fabric and Yarn Stores

  • (3) Household Furniture, Appliances and Furnishing Industries, Retail

  • (a) Household Furniture Stores

  • (b) Appliance, Television, Radio and Stereo Stores

  • (c) Household Furnishings Stores

  • (4) Automotive Vehicles, Parts and Accessories Industries, Sales and Service

  • (a) Automobile Dealers

  • (b) Recreational Vehicle Dealers

  • (c) Gasoline Service Stations

  • (d) Automotive Parts and Accessories Stores

  • (e) Motor Vehicle Repair Shops

  • (f) Other Motor Vehicle Services

  • (5) General Retail Merchandising Industries

  • (a) General Retail Merchandising Industries

  • (6) Other Retail Store Industries

  • (a) Book and Stationery Stores

  • (b) Florists, Lawn and Garden Centres

  • (c) Hardware, Paint, Glass and Wallpaper Stores

  • (d) Sporting Goods and Bicycle Shops

  • (e) Musical Instrument and Record Stores

  • (f) Jewellery Stores and Watch and Jewellery Repair Shops

  • (g) Camera and Photographic Supply Stores

  • (h) Toy, Hobby, Novelty and Souvenir Stores

  • (i) Other Retail Stores

  • (7) Non-Store Retail Industries

  • (a) Vending Machine Operators

  • (b) Direct Sellers

11FINANCE AND INSURANCE INDUSTRIES
  • (1) Deposit Accepting Intermediary Industries

  • (a) Central Banks

  • (b) Chartered Banks and Other Banking-Type Intermediaries

  • (c) Trust Companies

  • (d) Deposit Accepting Mortgage Companies

  • (e) Credit Unions

  • (f) Other Deposit Accepting Intermediaries

  • (2) Consumer and Business Financing Intermediary Industries

  • (a) Consumer Loan Companies

  • (b) Business Financing Companies

  • (3) Investment Intermediary Industries

  • (a) Portfolio Investment Intermediaries

  • (b) Mortgage Companies

  • (c) Other Investment Intermediaries

  • (4) Insurance Industries

  • (a) Life Insurers

  • (b) Deposit Insurers

  • (c) Property and Casualty Insurers

  • (5) Other Financial Intermediary Industries

  • (a) Security Brokers and Dealers

  • (b) Mortgage Brokers

  • (c) Security and Commodity Exchanges

  • (d) Other Financial Intermediaries

12REAL ESTATE OPERATOR AND INSURANCE AGENT INDUSTRIES
  • (1) Real Estate Operator Industries (except Developers)

  • (a) Operators of Buildings and Dwellings

  • (b) Other Real Estate Operators

  • (2) Insurance and Real Estate Agent Industries

  • (a) Insurance and Real Estate Agencies

13BUSINESS SERVICE INDUSTRIES
  • (1) Business Service Industries

  • (a) Employment Agencies and Personnel Suppliers

  • (b) Computer and Related Services

  • (c) Accounting and Bookkeeping Services

  • (d) Advertising Services

  • (e) Architectural, Engineering and Other Scientific and Technical Services

  • (f) Offices of Lawyers and Notaries

  • (g) Management Consulting Services

  • (h) Other Business Services

14GOVERNMENT SERVICE INDUSTRIES
  • (1) Federal Government Service Industries

  • (a) Defence Services

  • (b) Protective Services

  • (c) Labour, Employment and Immigration Services

  • (d) Foreign Affairs and International Assistance

  • (e) General Administrative Services

  • (f) Human Resource Administration

  • (g) Economic Services Administration

  • (2) Provincial and Territorial Government Service Industries

  • (a) Protective Services

  • (b) Labour and Employment Services

  • (c) General Administrative Services

  • (d) Human Resource Administration

  • (e) Economic Services Administration

  • (3) Local Government Service Industries

  • (a) Protective Services

  • (b) General Administrative Services

  • (c) Human Resource Administration

  • (d) Economic Services Administration

  • (4) International and Other Extra- Territorial Industries

  • (a) International and Other Extra-Territorial Government Service Agencies

15EDUCATIONAL SERVICE INDUSTRIES
  • (1) Educational Service Industries

  • (a) Elementary and Secondary Education

  • (b) Post-Secondary Non-University Education

  • (c) University Education

  • (d) Library Services

  • (e) Museums and Archives

  • (f) Other Educational Services

16HEALTH AND SOCIAL SERVICE INDUSTRIES
  • (1) Health and Social Service Industries

  • (a) Hospitals

  • (b) Other Institutional Health and Social Services

  • (c) Non-Institutional Health Services

  • (d) Non-Institutional Social Services

  • (e) Offices of Physicians, Surgeons and Dentists, Private Practice

  • (f) Offices of Other Health Practitioners

  • (g) Offices of Social Services Practitioners

  • (h) Medical and Other Health Laboratories

  • (i) Health and Social Service Associations and Agencies

17ACCOMMODATION, FOOD AND BEVERAGE SERVICE INDUSTRIES
  • (1) Accommodation Service Industries

  • (a) Hotels, Motels and Tourist Courts

  • (b) Lodging Houses and Residential Clubs

  • (c) Camping Grounds and Travel Trailer Parks

  • (d) Recreation and Vacation Camps

  • (2) Food and Beverage Service Industries

  • (a) Food Services

  • (b) Taverns, Bars and Night Clubs

18OTHER SERVICE INDUSTRIES
  • (1) Amusement and Recreational Service Industries

  • (a) Motion Picture, Audio and Video Production and Distribution

  • (b) Motion Picture Exhibition

  • (c) Theatrical and Other Staged Entertainment Services

  • (d) Commercial Spectator Sports

  • (e) Sports and Recreation Clubs and Services

  • (f) Gambling Operations

  • (g) Other Amusement and Recreational Services

  • (2) Personal and Household Service Industries

  • (a) Barber and Beauty Shops

  • (b) Laundries and Cleaners

  • (c) Funeral Services

  • (d) Private Households

  • (e) Other Personal and Household Services

  • (3) Membership Organization Industries

  • (a) Religious Organizations

  • (b) Business Associations

  • (c) Professional Membership Associations

  • (d) Labour Organizations

  • (e) Political Organizations

  • (f) Civic and Fraternal Organizations

  • (4) Other Service Industries

  • (a) Machinery and Equipment Rental and Leasing Services

  • (b) Automobile and Truck Rental and Leasing Services

  • (c) Photographers

  • (d) Other Repair Services

  • (e) Services to Buildings and Dwellings

  • (f) Travel Services

  • (g) Other Services

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