Consultation and Engagement

Consultation and engagement activities allow organizations and individuals to provide us with their input on a variety of topics. This helps us develop better, more informed and more effective policies and programs for Canadians.

Past consultations and reports

Current and Upcoming Consultations

Update of the National Occupational Classification (NOC)

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  • Department: Statistics Canada and Employment and Social Development Canada
  • Open to: Data producers, data users, clients, stakeholders and members of the public
  • Contact: Statistics Canada

The 2011 National Occupational Classification (NOC) is currently being updated. The updated NOC will be available in 2016. Statistics Canada is soliciting input from data producers and data users in order to ensure their needs continue to be met by the NOC, and from individuals, user groups, industry representatives and occupational experts to ensure that the descriptive information contained in the NOC remains current. All submissions will be managed jointly by ESDC and Statistics Canada.