EMPLOYER ELIGIBILITY FOR HIRING INCENTIVES

Employer Eligibility

Employers are expected to meet the eligibility criteria for participation in Employment Ontario Programs.

Employers must:

-be licensed to operate in Ontario

-place trainees on their company's payroll and provide the same employment terms, conditions and benefits as for all regular employees

-comply with the Occupational Health and Safety Act and the Employment Standards Act

-maintain appropriate WSIB or alternate workplace safety insurance coverage

-have adequate third party general liability insurance

-comply with all applicable federal and provincial human rights legislation, regulations, and any other relevant standards and

-comply with Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy legislation