This is a page from the 2021 Canadian federal election.

Share Share this policy with your friends

Part-Time, Contract, & Gig Workers

Liberal

Introduce a new EI benefit for self-employed Canadians, delivered through the tax system, providing unemployment assistance comparable to EI & lasting for up to 26 weeks.

Read more

Share this policy with your friends
Mark that you disagree with this policyMark that you're neutral about this policyMark that you agree with this policy

Conservative

Require gig economy companies to make contributions equivalent to CPP and EI premiums into a new, portable Employee Savings Account every time they pay workers. The money would grow tax-free and can be withdrawn by the worker when needed.
Share this policy with your friends
Mark that you disagree with this policyMark that you're neutral about this policyMark that you agree with this policy

NDP

Require that part-time and contract workers be compensated equally to full-time workers.
Share this policy with your friends
Mark that you disagree with this policyMark that you're neutral about this policyMark that you agree with this policy