Treasury Board proposal for short term disability plan

Residing outside of the collective agreement

Short Term Disability Plan (STDP):

  • Implementation date for September 1, 2016;
  • Short Term Disability benefits for up to a maximum of twenty six (26) weeks;
  • Waiting period for short term disability benefit is seven (7) consecutive calendar days;
  • Employees who are approved for short term disability benefits, shall receive the following benefits:
    • During the first four (4) weeks of their illness or injury, excluding the seven (7) calendar day waiting period, 100% of income replacement.
    • Thereafter, income replacement is set at 70% to the end of STDP.



September 11, 2014