|Does the law require paternity leave for new fathers?||Yes|
|What is the total duration of paid paternity leave at the time of delivery?||1 days|
|What is the wage replacement rate for paternity leave?||100 % of normal wage|
|Who pays for paternity leave?||Employer|
|Does the law require parental leave for parents?||No|
|Does the law require that parents with minor children or workers with other family responsibilities be provided with flexible time or part time work options?||No|
More about paternity leave:
In accordance with the inter-professional collective agreement, workers are entitled to fully paid paternity leave of 1 day on the birth of a child after at least 6 months of service.
Source: §18 of the Inter-professional Collective Agreement 1982
More about parental leave:
There is no provision in the law on paid or unpaid parental leave.