On September 12th and 18th, 2014, Employment and Social
Development Canada (ESDC) released new versions of the Labour
Market Impact Assessment application forms. Included in these new
forms are changes to the definitions of "low-wage" and
Previously, ESDC would classify temporary foreign workers based
on whether the prevailing wage for their occupation was at or above
the provincial median wage. Temporary foreign workers will now be
classified based on the actual wage being offered by their
employer. These changes have an effect on the Highest Paid
Accelerated Processing Standard, the Cap Limit on Low-Wage Workers
and Transition Plans.
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