Equality and Growth: A Strong Middle Class

Budget 2018, Equality and Growth: A Strong Middle Class, was tabled on February 27, 2018.

The equality component to the budget was demonstrated in measures including pay equity, new parental leave guidelines and funding for Indigenous peoples.

The growth component was demonstrated in funding focused on innovation – innovation being the key to creating an economy that drives Canada into the future and keeps the country competitive with other advanced economies.

In our budget summary, we focus on components of the budget that impact the automotive aftermarket industry including funding for pre-apprenticeship and women in the trades, taxes, and cyber security.