Review of Bill 27: Working for Workers Act

Ontario’s Conservative government introduced the Working for Workers Act, 2023, saying that it would strengthen protections for foreign workers. Unfortunately, Bill 79, as currently drafted, will not benefit most migrant workers facing exorbitant recruitment fees and labour exploitation. We joined with Workers Action Centre and Parkdale Community Legal Services to make a submission to the Standing Committee on Finance and Economic Affairs Review of Bill 79. Read our recommendations in the full submission above.