​​​​​Annual Leave

Up to 1 Year of Service - 4% of regular hours paid, 10.4 days per year
1-15 Years of Service - 6% of regular hours paid, 15.6 days per year
15-25 Years of Service - 8% of regular hours paid, 20.8 d​ays per year
Over 25 Years of Service - 10% of regular hours paid, 26 days per year

  • Up to 45 days of unused leave may be carried from one year to the next
  • Leave in excess of 45 days not used within the first seven pay periods of the new leave calendar year will be converted to sick leave
  • Payment for unused leave at termination/retirement

Sick Leave

6% of regular hours paid, 15.6 days per year

  • Unused leave may be carried from one year to the next
  • Unlimited accumulation
  • Employees who meet certain criteria may be eligible for a payout of their sick leave upon retirement.  Refer to the Retirement Guide for details. 

Bereavement and Sick Family Leave

Death of relative - 3-5 days depending on relationship
Sickness of immediate family - 5 days per calendar year


Personal Leave

6 days per year.

  • ​Personal leave not used within the leave calendar year in which it was earned may be carried over for the first seven pay periods of the next leave calendar year. Any days not used within the first seven pay periods of the next leave calendar year will be lost.​
  • Payment for unused accrued leave at termination/retirement