Family (Maternity) Leave

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

  Length of Family Leave (in weeks)
  Maternity Parental/Adoptive
BC 17 61-62
Alberta 16 62
Saskatchewan 19 59-63
Manitoba 17 63
Ontario 17 61-63
Quebec 18 104
New Brunswick 17 62
Nova Scotia 16 77
PEI 17 62
Newfoundland 17 61
Yukon 17 37
NWT 17 37
Nunavut 17 37
Federal 17 63