The Ontario Labour Relations Board is an independent, quasi-judicial tribunal mandated to mediate and adjudicate a
variety of employment and labour relations-related matters under a number of Ontario statutes.
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New Items of Interest
Please take notice of the following amendment to the Board’s Rules of Procedure effective November 3rd, 2014:
Rule 31 Fees
31.1 The following fees, exclusive of all applicable taxes, are payable in respect of a proceeding under section 133 of the Act:
(a) The fee payable by the referring party for filing a Referral of Grievance of Arbitration (Construction Industry) with the Board is $250.00.
(b) The fee payable by each party for filing a Request for Hearing and Notice of Intent to Defend/Participate (Construction Industry Grievance Referral) with the Board is $250.00.
(c) The fee payable by each party is $250 per day of case management hearing or part of such a day scheduled by the Board.
(d) The fee payable by each party is $625.00 per hearing day or part of such a day scheduled by the Board.
Town Hall Meeting - Lessons to be learned from 2013 Construction Industry Open Period
The OLRB is hosting a Town Hall gathering to receive feedback from stakeholders on the changes the Board implemented for the 2013 Open Period. It will be held on:
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time: 4:30 – 6:30
Counsel and members of the labour community are invited to attend and to bring any comments, constructive criticism and/or ideas for not only the next open period, but changes that can be usefully made to other Board proceedings and procedures. More...
Construction Industry Grievances - Schedule of Fees
Effective November 3, 2014, the filing and hearing fees for s. 133 construction industry grievances will increase pursuant to an Order in Council issued by the Lieutenant-Governor-in-Council.
Filing fees will be $250 per party
Hearing Day fees will be $625 per party, per day
A new fee will be introduced for Case Management Hearing days: $250 per party
HST will continue to apply to Hearing Days and will apply to Case Management Hearing Days.
All funds collected are remitted to the Consolidated Revenue Fund of the Province of Ontario.