Family (Maternity) Leave

Federal & provincial payroll requirements and entitlements for family or maternity leave.

  Length of Family Leave(in weeks)
  Maternity Parental Adoption
BC 17 37 37
Alberta 15 37 37
Saskatchewan 18 37 18
Manitoba 17 37 37
Ontario 17 37 37
Quebec 18 52 52
New Brunswick 17 37 37
Nova Scotia 17 52 52
PEI 17 35 52
Newfoundland 17 35 17
Yukon 17 37 37
NWT 17 37 37
Nunavut 17 37 37
Federal 17 37 37