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17 April

New Decree

Please note the changes that have been made to the decree effective April 17, 2019

An administrative version will follow shortly



Trade of pump attendant

  • As of April 17, 2019, the trade of pump attendant is no longer subject to the Decree


Journeyman/apprentice prorata

  • The journeyman/apprentice proprata has been changed from 1:1 to 2:1



Starting April 17, 2019

  • A new minimum wage under the Decree is effective starting April 17, 2019


Starting May 1, 2019

  • Quebec’s minimum wage is now $12.50/hour following an update to the labour standards
  • Starting May 1, 2019, the minimum wages in the decree that are less than this rate should be read as $12.50


Download the updated minimum wage grid


Decree amending the decree


Minimum wage increase