Employers who have been non-compliant

Employers who hire temporary workers may be inspected to make sure they meet their responsibilities as an employer under the Temporary Foreign Worker Program or International Mobility Program. If an employer is found non-compliant, they can receive:

  • a monetary penalty, and/or
  • a ban from hiring temporary workers. (These employers are ineligible to hire temporary workers for a period of time.)

Employers who were found non-compliant:


Business operating name Business legal name Address Reason(s) Date of final decision Penalty Status
KiTov Resources Ltd. KiTov Resources Ltd. 5637 Baillie Street, Vancouver, British Columbia 6, 15 2018-05-28 $21,000 and one-year ban Ineligible until May 28, 2019
Aaron Aalders Developments Limited Aaron Aalders Developments Limited 21 Ravines Drive, Bedford, Nova Scotia 6 2018-01-18 $750 Ineligible – unpaid monetary penalty
OPA of Greece 135 Verona Holdings Inc. F005-1639 Kenaston Blvd, Winnipeg, Manitoba 9 2018-03-12 $1250 Eligible
Scott Foods Lucky Buck Stores 189 Columbia St., PO Box 948, Vanderhoof, British Columbia 9 2018-02-06 $750 Eligible
Wild Bill’s Pizza Wild Bill’s Pizza 207 1st Avenue West, Nipawin, Saskatchewan 9 2018-01-18 $1,500 Eligible
Avanti Le Spa (Avanti Coiffure) Avanti Le Spa (Avanti Coiffure) 6900 Boulevard Décarie, Montréal (Quebec) 6 2018-02-08 Two-year ban Ineligible until February 8, 2020
City Medical Centre City Medical Centre 398 Broadway Street, Yorkton, Saskatchewan 9 2017-12-08 $2,000 Ineligible – unpaid monetary penalty
Résidence Moncton Résidence Moncton 270 John Street, Moncton, New Brunswick 9 2017-11-30 $750 Eligible
The Diner’s Grill The Diner’s Grill 405 Turenne Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba 9 2017-11-17 $750 Eligible
HSBC Software Development (Canada) Inc. HSBC Software Development (Canada) Inc. 3383 Gilmore Way, Burnaby, British Columbia 9 2017-10-27 $3000 Eligible
Model-T Inn Restaurant Model-T Inn Restaurant 301 Railway Avenue, Borden, Saskatchewan 9 2017-11-08 $750 Ineligible – unpaid monetary penalty
Carrete Financial Group Corporation Carrete Financial Group Corporation 1715 West 16th Avenue, Vancouver, British Columbia 9 2017-10-10 $750 Eligible
Drakcon Contracting Ltd. Drakcon Contracting Ltd. 414-7440 Fraser Street, Vancouver, British Columbia 6, 9 2017-09-29 $1250 Eligible
Cimpress Windsor Corporation Cimpress Windsor Corporation 447 Advance Blvd, Windsor, Ontario 9 2017-08-15 $1,000 Eligible
Avert General Contracting Ltd. Avert General Contracting Ltd. 3473 Wolfdale Rd. Mississauga, Ontario 2, 9 2017-08-15 $2,000 Ineligible – unpaid monetary penalty
WesTower Communications Ltd. WesTower Communications Ltd. 17886, 55th Avenue, Surrey, British Columbia 9 2017-07-06 $7,000 Eligible
Cavalia Inc.   500 Hutchison Street, Suite 300,
Montreal, Quebec
1 2017-02-23 $750 Eligible
49 Solutions Inc. 49 Solutions Inc. 202C-1960
Scott Street,
Ottawa, Ontario
1 2017-10-19 $500 Eligible
Obeid Farms Obeid Farms 3457 Teeterville Road
Vanessa, Ontario
Footnote * 2016-06-30 Two-year ban Eligible
The Regent Hotel Beruschi Enterprise Ltd. 112 First Street East, Revelstoke, British Columbia 9 2016-10-20 $750 Eligible
Dairy Queen Dairy Queen (101003179 Sask Ltd.) 1375-6th Avenue East, Prince Albert, Saskatchewan 9 2017-11-16 $1,250 Eligible
Witmar Holdings Ltd. Witmar Holdings Ltd. 100-3195 Walnut Road, Kelowna, British Columbia 6 2017-02-27 $500 Eligible
Bean Around the World Bean Around the World-Pedal Town Coffee Corp. 175 West Hastings, Vancouver, British Columbia 6, 9 2017-03-20 $500 Eligible
Best Western Plus Charterhouse Hotel 1379025 Ontario Limited 330 York Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba 9 2017-03-16 $1,250 Eligible
SaniSolutions Inc. SaniSolutions Inc. 835, rue Saint-Jacques, Local #8, Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Quebec Footnote * 2017-10-10 Two-year ban Ineligible until October 10, 2019
Atlas Tire Wholesale Inc. Atlas Tire Wholesale Inc. 6200 Tomken Road, Mississauga, Ontario Footnote * 2017-09-01 Two-year ban Ineligible until September 1, 2019
Auscan Media Productions Limited Canada Corporation No. 8053324 208B-260 Carlaw Avenue, Toronto, Ontario Footnote * 2017-09-01 Two-year ban Ineligible until September 1, 2019
I.S.P. Global Inc. I.S.P. Global Inc. 648 Petrolia Road, North York, Ontario Footnote * 2017-09-01 Two-year ban Ineligible until September 1, 2019
Innoverte Inc. Innoverte Inc. 1670 Croissant Rousseau, Montréal, Québec Footnote * 2017-09-01 Two-year ban Ineligible until September 1, 2019
Jangwon 2 Korean Restaurant 2356595 Ontario Inc. 6347 Yonge Street, North York, Ontario Footnote * 2017-09-01 Two-year ban Ineligible until September 1, 2019
Joe Beeverz Bar & Grill Joe Beeverz Bar & Grill 2-146 Broadway Street East, Yorkton, Saskatchewan 9 2017-12-08 $1,250 Eligible
Multitude Contracting 2163917 Ontario Inc. 7-501 Passmore Avenue, Scarborough, Ontario Footnote * 2017-09-01 Two-year ban Ineligible until September 1, 2019
Narooe 2379992 Ontario Inc. 5649 Yonge Street, Toronto, Ontario Footnote * 2017-09-01 Two-year ban Ineligible until September 1, 2019
Northfield Farm Northfield Farm 8368 Highway 7, Rockwood, Ontario Footnote * 2017-09-01 Two-year ban Ineligible until September 1, 2019
Prime Design Interlock and Landscape Construction Inc. Prime Design Interlock and Landscape Construction Inc. 60 Olive Green Road, Woodbridge, Ontario Footnote * 2017-09-01 Two-year ban Ineligible until September 1, 2019
Ross Armata Racing Ross Armata 6 Tortoise Court, Brampton, Ontario Footnote * 2017-09-01 Two-year ban Ineligible until September 1, 2019
Shan Hu Restaurant Inc. Ontario Corp No. 2328333 520 Holland Street West, Bradford, Ontario Footnote * 2017-09-01 Two-year ban Ineligible until September 1, 2019
Tetu Island Lodge Tetu Island Lodge PO Box 1130, Kenora, Ontario Footnote * 2017-09-01 Two-year ban Ineligible until September 1, 2019
Vito Armata Racing Vito Armata 8 Kingsplate Drive, Mississauga, Ontario Footnote * 2017-09-01 Two-year ban Ineligible until September 1, 2019
WTS Distribution FMi Logistics Inc. 111-7151 44 Street SE, Calgary, Alberta Footnote * 2017-09-01 Two-year ban Ineligible until September 1, 2019
Café Résonance 8155453 Canada Inc. 7570 avenue Bloomfield, Montréal, Québec Footnote * 2017-09-20 Two-year ban Ineligible until September 20, 2019
IT Soft Networking 8595569 Canada Corporation 20 Baywood Road Unit 5, Toronto, Ontario Footnote * 2017-09-20 Two-year ban Ineligible until September 20, 2019
Smith Induspac Ottawa 8677018 Canada Inc. 140 Iber Road, Stittsville, Ontario Footnote * 2017-09-20 Two-year ban Ineligible until September 20, 2019
Sunshine Village Ski and Snow Board Resort Sunshine Village Ski and Snow Board Resort 1 Sunshine Access Road, Banff, Alberta 9 2017-12-07 $750 Eligible
Hindu Cultural Society and Community Centre of BC Hindu Cultural Society and Community Centre of BC 3868 SE Marine Drive, Burnaby, British Columbia 9 2017-11-30 $750 Eligible
Kameron Coal Management Ltd. Kameron Coal Management Ltd. 750 Long Beach Road, Donkin, Nova Scotia 4, 9 2017-12-12 $54,000 and one-year ban Ineligible until December 12, 2018
Richards Family Chiropractic Dr. Jamie Richards Chiropractic Prof. Corp. 394 Oxford Street East, London, Ontario Footnote * 2017-12-12 Two-year ban Ineligible until December 12, 2019
G.C. Interiors Ltd. G.C. Interiors Ltd. 10 Covewood Park North East, Calgary, Alberta Footnote * 2017-12-12 Two-year ban Ineligible until December 12, 2019
Liquor 73 Inc. Liquor 73 Inc. #31 – 8 Weston Drive SW, Calgary, Alberta Footnote * 2017-12-12 Two-year ban Ineligible until December 12, 2019
Openview Contracting Ltd. Openview Contracting Ltd. 261 Holland St. West, Bradford, Ontario Footnote * 2017-12-12 Two-year ban Ineligible until December 12, 2019
Suz Mechanical Inc. Suz Mechanical Inc. 6 – 295 Queen Street East, Suite 483, Brampton, Ontario Footnote * 2017-12-12 Two-year ban Ineligible until December 12, 2019
TACT Inc. Théodore Azuelos Consultants en technologie (TACT) Inc. 9855 rue Meilleur, Montréal, Québec Footnote * 2017-12-12 Two-year ban Ineligible until December 12, 2019
Wally’s Backhoe Services Ltd. Wally’s Backhoe Services Ltd. PO Box 839, Stettler, Alberta Footnote * 2017-12-12 Two-year ban Ineligible until December 12, 2019
Versus Football Webvision Sport Inc. 7248 rue St-Urbain Montréal, Québec Footnote * 2017-12-12 Two-year ban Ineligible until December 12, 2019
Steelelectro Canada Limited Steelelectro Canada Limited 23143 Parkdale Crescent, Maple Ridge, British Columbia 6 2018-01-25 $1,000 Ineligible – unpaid monetary penalty
Accords Le Bistro Accords Le Bistro 22, rue Ste-Catherine Est, Montreal, Quebec 9 2018-03-08 $1250 Eligible
Scarlett Acres Limited Scarlett Acres Limited 1167 County Rd 2, RR3, Colborne, Ontario 4 2018-03-06 $1000 Eligible
P&K Hardware Ltd. P&K Hardware Ltd. 9976 Grenville St., St. Peter’s Nova Scotia Footnote * 2018-03-06 Two-year ban Ineligible until March 6, 2020
Verdi Inc. Verdi Inc. 91 Parr Boulevard, Bolton, Ontario Footnote * 2018-03-06 Two-year ban Ineligible until March 6, 2020
Tonsell International Inc. Tonsell International Inc. 7399 rue Cordner, Lasalle, Québec Footnote * 2018-03-06 Two-year ban Ineligible until March 6, 2020
Del’s Plastering and Stucco 5319383 Manitoba Ltd. 227a Main Street, PO Box 277, Niverville, Manitoba Footnote * 2018-03-26 Two-year ban Ineligible until March 26, 2020
Verda Paints Ltd. Verda Paints Ltd. 80 Ashbridge Circle, Unit 1 – 4, Woodbridge, Ontario Footnote * 2018-03-26 Two-year ban Ineligible until March 26, 2020
HB Nutcracker Productions HB Nutcracker Productions 25 Cole St, Toronto, Ontario 6 2018-04-26 $1000 Eligible
Angelluci’s Byward Boys (Strandherd) Holding Inc. 3091 Strandherd Drive, Ottawa, Ontario Footnote * 2018-07-25 Two-year ban Ineligible until July 25, 2020
Delicious Pho 1623906 Alberta Ltd 10418-124 Street, Edmonton, Alberta Footnote * 2018-07-25 Two-year ban Ineligible until July 25, 2020
E4Soft Inc. E4Soft Inc. 619A, boulevard Guimond, Longueuil, Québec Footnote * 2018-07-25 Two-year ban Ineligible until July 25, 2020
Objectif Data Inc. Objectif Data Inc. 110, rue Sainte-Anne-de-la-Pérade, Québec, Québec Footnote * 2018-07-25 Two-year ban Ineligible until July 25, 2020
Leap Forward Childcare 0891256 B.C Ltd 815 Craigflower Road, Victoria, British Columbia Footnote * 2018-07-25 Two-year ban Ineligible until July 25, 2020
High Speed Printing Bestoo Holdings Inc. 5531 99 Street, Edmonton, Alberta Footnote * 2018-07-25 Two-year ban Ineligible until July 25, 2020
Coast School of Celtic Music Society Coast School of Celtic Music Society PO Box 1398, Gibsons, British Columbia Footnote * 2018-07-25 Two-year ban Ineligible until July 25, 2020
Fermos Manufacturing Inc. Fermos Manufacturing Inc. 4289, rue Majeau, Montréal, Québec Footnote * 2018-07-25 Two-year ban Ineligible until July 25, 2020
Wilmar Group Inc. Wilmar Group Inc. 191 Thirtieth Street, Toronto, Ontario Footnote * 2018-07-25 Two-year ban Ineligible until July 25, 2020
Royal Feed Screws Inc. 1037081 Ontario Inc. 1945 Black Acre Drive, Oldcastle, Ontario Footnote * 2018-07-25 Two-year ban Ineligible until July 25, 2020
Avalanche Concrete 1010049 Alberta Inc. 13116 83 Street NW, Edmonton, Alberta Footnote * 2018-07-25 Two-year ban Ineligible until July 25, 2020
J & C Anseeuw Farms Inc. J & C Anseeuw Farms Inc. 693 4th Concession Rd, RR1, Walsingham, Ontario Footnote * 2018-07-25 Two-year ban Ineligible until July 25, 2020
Bruce Osiowy Bruce Osiowy PO Box 250, Abernethy, Saskatchewan Footnote * 2018-07-25 Two-year ban Ineligible until July 25, 2020
Rabtek Solutions Inc. Rabtek Solutions Inc. 30 Hale Road, Unit 23, Brampton, Ontario Footnote * 2018-07-25 Two-year ban Ineligible until July 25, 2020
Igor Construction Igor Construction 200 Burma Road, Fernie, British Columbia 6 2018-08-01 $1000 Eligible

Reasons employers were found non-compliant

Employers may be non-compliant for one or more of the following reasons:

  1. The employer could not show that the information they listed in the offer of employment was true, for a period of six years, starting on the first day the temporary worker worked for them.
    Provision: 209.2(1)(b)(i)
  2. The employer did not keep documents that show they met the conditions of employing a temporary worker, for a period of six years, starting on the first day the temporary worker worked for them.
    Provision: 209.2(1)(b)(ii) or 209.3(1)(c)(ii)
  3. The employer did not have the money to pay the wages agreed to with a live-in caregiver.
    Provision: 209.3(1)(a)(iii)(C)
  4. The employer could not show that the description they gave for the job on the Labour Market Impact Assessment application was true, for a period of six years, starting on the first day the temporary worker worked for them.
    Provision: 209.3(1)(c)(i)
  5. The employer did not show up for a meeting with the inspector, to answer questions and give documents the inspector asked for.
    Provision: 209.4(1)(a)
  6. The employer did not give the inspector the documents they asked for.
    Provision: 209.4(1)(b)
  7. The employer did not show up for an inspection, and did not help or give information to the inspector when asked to.
    Provision: 209.4(1)(c)
  8. The employer broke federal and/or provincial/territorial laws about hiring and recruiting employees in the province/territory where the temporary worker works.
    Provision: 209.2(1)(a)(ii) or 209.3(1)(a)(ii)
  9. The pay and/or working conditions did not match, or were not better than, what was listed on the offer of employment, or the job was not the same as what was listed on the offer of employment.
    Provision: 209.2(1)(a)(iii) or 209.3(1)(a)(iv)
  10. The live-in caregiver was not living in a private home in Canada or was not providing unsupervised care for a child, senior or disabled person within the home.
    Provision: 209.3(1)(a)(iii)(A)
  11. The hiring of the temporary worker did not create new jobs or job stability for Canadian citizens or permanent residents.
    Provision: 209.3(1)(b)(i)
  12. The hiring of the temporary worker did not result in Canadian citizens or permanent residents getting new or improved skills and knowledge.
    Provision: 209.3.(1)(b)(ii)
  13. The employer did not hire or train Canadian citizens or permanent residents as they agreed to.
    Provision: 209.3(1)(b)(iii)
  14. The employer did not put in enough effort to hire or train Canadian citizens or permanent residents as they agreed to.
    Provision: 209.3(1)(b)(iv)
  15. The employer was not actively engaged in the business that the temporary worker was hired to work for (aside from live-in caregivers).
    Provision: 209.2(1)(a)(i) or 209.3(1)(a)(i)
  16. The live-in caregiver did not receive private and furnished living space in the home.
    Provision: 209.3(1)(a)(iii)(B)
  17. The employer did not put in enough effort to make sure the workplace was free of:
    • physical abuse,
    • sexual abuse,
    • psychological abuse, and
    • financial abuse.
    Provision: 209.2(1)(a)(iv) or 209.3(1)(a)(v)

Note: The information above is a summary only. Complete descriptions of the ways an employer can be found non-compliant are available in the Immigration and Refugee Protection Regulations.

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