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Employment Insurance Act (S.C. 1996, c. 23)

Act current to 2022-11-16 and last amended on 2022-09-25. Previous Versions

SCHEDULE VI(Subparagraph 12(2.3)(a)(ii))Regions for the Purpose of Benefits for Seasonal Workers

Interpretation

  • 1 The definitions in this section apply in this Schedule.

    Census Agglomeration

    Census Agglomeration for the purposes of section 4 means a census agglomeration within the meaning of the Statistics Canada document entitled Standard Geographical Classification (SGC) 1996 and for the purposes of sections 5 and 7 means a census agglomeration within the meaning of the Statistics Canada document entitled Standard Geographical Classification (SGC) 2011. (agglomération de recensement)

    Census Division

    Census Division means a census division within the meaning of the Statistics Canada document entitled Standard Geographical Classification (SGC) 1996. (division de recensement)

    Census Metropolitan Area

    Census Metropolitan Area means a census metropolitan area within the meaning of the Statistics Canada document entitled Standard Geographical Classification (SGC) 1996. (région métropolitaine de recensement)

    Census Subdivision

    Census Subdivision for the purposes of sections 4 and 6 means a census subdivision within the meaning of the Statistics Canada document entitled Standard Geographical Classification (SGC) 1996 and for the purposes of sections 5 and 7 means a census subdivision within the meaning of the Statistics Canada document entitled Standard Geographical Classification (SGC) 2011. (subdivision de recensement)

Regions

Quebec
    • 2 (1) The region of Gaspésie — Îles-de-la-Madeleine, consisting of Census Division Nos. 1 to 8 and 98.

    • (2) The region of Central Quebec, consisting of

      • (a) those portions of Census Division Nos. 21 and 22 that are not part of the Census Metropolitan Area of Quebec City;

      • (b) those portions of Census Division Nos. 37 and 38 that are not part of the Census Metropolitan Area of Trois-Rivières;

      • (c) those portions of Census Division Nos. 41, 42, 44 and 45 that are not part of the Census Metropolitan Area of Sherbrooke;

      • (d) those portions of Census Division Nos. 52, 60, 75 and 76 that are not part of the Census Metropolitan Area of Montréal;

      • (e) the portion of Census Division No. 82 that is not part of the Census Metropolitan Area of Ottawa — Hull; and

      • (f) Census Division Nos. 31 to 36, 39, 40, 48, 49, 50, 51, 53, 61, 62, 63, 77, 78, 80 and 90.

    • (3) The region of North Western Quebec, consisting of Census Division Nos. 79, 83 to 89 and 99.

    • (4) The region of Lower Saint Lawrence and North Shore, consisting of

      • (a) the portion of Census Division No. 94 that is not part of the Census Metropolitan Area of Chicoutimi — Jonquière; and

      • (b) Census Division Nos. 9 to 18, 28, 91, 92, 93, 95, 96 and 97.

    • (5) The region of Chicoutimi — Jonquière, consisting of the Census Metropolitan Area of Chicoutimi — Jonquière.

Nova Scotia
    • 3 (1) The region of Eastern Nova Scotia, consisting of

      • (a) Census Division Nos. 13 to 18; and

      • (b) the portion of Census Division No. 9 that is not part of the Census Metropolitan Area of Halifax.

    • (2) The region of Western Nova Scotia, consisting of Census Division Nos. 1 to 8, 10, 11 and 12.

New Brunswick
    • 4 (1) The region of Madawaska — Charlotte, consisting of

      • (a) the portion of Census Division No. 2 that is not part of the Census Metropolitan Area of Saint John;

      • (b) Census Division Nos. 11, 12 and 13; and

      • (c) Census Subdivision Nos. 1310004, 1310005, 1310006, 1310007, 1310008, 1310011, 1310012, 1310013, 1310014, 1310016, 1310021, 1310024, 1310025 and 1310054.

    • (2) The region of Restigouche — Albert, consisting of

      • (a) Census Division Nos. 8, 9, 14 and 15;

      • (b) Census Subdivision Nos. 1303014 and 1303018;

      • (c) the portion of Census Division No. 4 that is not part of the Census Metropolitan Area of Saint John;

      • (d) the portion of Census Division No. 6 that is not part of the Census Agglomeration of Moncton;

      • (e) Census Subdivision Nos. 1307001, 1307002, 1307004, 1307005, 1307007, 1307008, 1307009, 1307011, 1307012, 1307013, 1307014, 1307016, 1307024, 1307029 and 1307052; and

      • (f) Census Subdivision Nos. 1310036 and 1310037.

Prince Edward Island
    • 5 (1) The region of Charlottetown, consisting of the Census Agglomeration of Charlottetown.

    • (2) The region of Prince Edward Island, consisting of all Census Subdivisions that are not part of the Census Agglomeration of Charlottetown.

Newfoundland/Labrador
  • 6 The region of Newfoundland/Labrador, consisting of

    • (a) Census Subdivision Nos. 01557 and 01559 and the portion of Census Division No. 1 that is not part of the Census Metropolitan Area of St. John’s; and

    • (b) Census Division Nos. 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 and 10.

Yukon
  • 7 The region of Yukon, consisting of all Census Subdivisions that are not part of the Census Agglomeration of Whitehorse.

 
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