The Canadian Labour Congress
The national voice of the labour movement, representing 3.3 million Canadian workers.

After a lifetime of hard work, no one should have to retire in poverty.

Retirement Security - Hot Issue

Our solutions to the pension crisis

Shrinking access to workplace pensions is only making matters worse. Today, less than 40% of workers have access to a pension plan at work. In the private sector fewer than 25% of workers have a workplace pension. For young workers (under the age of 29) the number drops to just 13%.