Long-Awaited Guidance Released On Canada’s New Modern Slavery Legislation And Its Reporting Requirements
Public Safety Canada has issued guidance on Canada’s new supply chain due diligence law combatting forced and child labour. Effective January 2024, the legislation aims to increase supply chain due diligence for caused and child labour. However, companies must also complete a detailed online questionnaire with their reports – an extra hoop not required in other countries’ frameworks. Proper analysis of the guidance and lengthy questionnaire is necessary to navigate new reporting requirements under this significant legislation. Read the full article to learn more about navigating compliance as the deadline approaches.