Contravention: Employing or otherwise engaging individual to engage in compulsory trade without a Certificate of Qualification, contrary to section 4 of the Ontario College of Trades and Apprenticeship Act, 2009 (OCTAA).
Summary: On October 17, 2017, Ontario College of Trades inspectors conducted an inspection at Barry’s Auto Repair, located at 10 Nelson Street, Brampton, ON. The inspectors determined that two individuals employed by 7603479 Canada Ltd. o/a Barry’s Auto Repair were replacing sway bar brushings, links, and trailing arm bushings on a motor vehicle as well as replacing diagnosing and repairing a brake line on a motor vehicle while they did not hold Certificates of Qualification or Statements of Membership in the compulsory trade of automotive service technician (310S) that is not suspended, and while they were not apprentices in the trade working pursuant to a registered training agreement that is not suspended.
Notice of Contravention: On November 28, 2017, a College inspector issued a Notice of Contravention to 7603479 Canada Ltd. o/a Barry’s Auto Repair of Brampton, setting out an administrative penalty of $1,000. 7603479 Canada Ltd. o/a Barry’s Auto Repair had no other OCTAA Notices of Contravention issued to it in the three years preceding the date of the current notice.