Canadian Agricultural Human Resources Council

Pilot program seeks to reward companies that better protect temporary foreign workers

Aug 9, 2023 | 4:03pm

Ottawa introduced a new three-year pilot program Tuesday that would incentivize employers to follow worker-protection rules by making it easier for them to hire temporary foreign workers. Under the “recognized employer pilot” program, companies with a good track record would only need to prove that they require temporary foreign workers every three years, instead of every 18 months. The employer’s trusted status […]