(Aug. 23/12) Newfoundland and Labrador has created a Review Committee to look at its minimum wage, and is accepting operator feedback until Sept. 15, 2012.
The current wage stands at $10/hour. Operators are concerned by the prospect of future increases due to the labour-intensive nature of the restaurant industry, and the increase in minimum wage by more than 67 per cent over five years (between 2005 and 2010).
What we’re asking
CRFA is urging government to freeze the wage at the current level and to introduce:
Give your feedback!
CRFA is encouraging all foodservice operators to share their opinion with government. Click here to fill out the government’s online questionnaire, by Sept. 15.
Click here (PDF) to read CRFA’s detailed submission on minimum wage.