Find out about averaging agreements under the Employment Standards Act

Averaging agreements

An averaging agreement allows an employee or group of employees to average their hours of work over an agreed-on period of time.

The goal is to have greater flexibility in scheduling hours of work in the workplace.

There are 2 types of averaging agreements:

  • short work weeks; and
  • special cases.

Form and fact sheet


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