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Medical travel assistance entitlements for employees are contained in collective agreements and employee handbooks, including:

Main Collective Agreement with the UNW – Article 20 – Sick Leave

Collective Agreement with the NWTTA – Article 14 – Sick Leave

Senior Managers’ Handbook – Medical Travel Assistance

Excluded Employees’ Handbook – Medical Travel Assistance


Medical travel assistance entitlements do not apply to casual employees with less than four months of continuous employment, substitute teachers, employees on leave without pay who do not remain in the Northwest Territories, seasonal employees during the seasonal lay-off, and employees of the NWT Power Corporation.

About this Section

Effective Date:         April 23, 2015
History:                    November 2010
Responsible Unit:    Labour Relations