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Industries and Jobs with Exemptions or Special Rules

  • Content last reviewed: October 2011
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Occupations Description Details
Architects This applies to persons employed as duly registered practitioners of architecture and students in training to become practitioners.
Information Technology Professionals This applies to employees who primarily investigate, analyze, design, develop, implement, operate or manage information systems based on computers and related technologies using specialized knowledge and professional judgement.
Lawyers This applies to persons employed as duly registered practitioners of law and persons employed as articling students.
Managerial and Supervisory Employees This applies to employees whose work is managerial or supervisory in character and who may perform non-supervisory or managerial tasks on an irregular or exceptional basis.
Municipal Employees This applies to employees employed by a municipality or other employer participating in the Ontario Municipal Employees Retirement System pension plan.
Ontario Government and Ontario Government Agency Employees This applies to employees employed by the Ontario government, Ontario government agencies or authorities, boards, commissions or corporations all of whose members are appointed by the Ontario government.
Engineers This applies to persons employed as duly registered practitioners of professional engineering and students in training to become practitioners.
Public Accountants This applies to persons employed as duly registered practitioners of public accounting and students in training to become practitioners.
Surveyors This applies to persons employed as duly registered practitioners of professional surveying and students in training to become practitioners.
Teachers This applies to persons employed as teachers as defined in the Teaching Profession Act and students in training to become such teachers.

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