Average Processing and Decision-Making Times (Days) by Type of Matter

Data as of end of September 2017 2017–18 2016–17 2015–16 2014–15
Number of
Matters
Proc.
Time
Decision-Making
Time
Number of
Matters
Proc.
Time
Decision-Making
Time
Number of
Matters
Proc.
Time
Decision-Making
Time
Number of
Matters
Proc.
Time
Decision-Making
Time
  211 172 (86%)* 71 (70%)** 572 176 (85%)* 72 (70%)** 647 138 (90%)* 51 (74%)** 702 126 (91%)* 42 (83%)**
Declaratory opinion 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 168 60 0 0 0
Reviews Review of
bargaining
unit
structure
4 294 88 15 129 38 18 214 36 13 149 44
Review 14 365 72 70 236 47 94 115 18 120 88 16
Reconsideration 9 146 121 29 201 141 26 107 78 24 157 91
Interim order 12 52 15 10 552 28 20 125 44 22 70 15
Certifications 35 49 31 77 60 18 86 53 22 82 120 23
Single employer 3 360 83 12 166 43 16 244 57 10 361 20
Revocations 3 47 32 16 28 9 13 69 9 22 79 15
Successor rights 4 51 12 13 115 15 37 87 6 76 70 12
Sale of business 11 308 38 28 162 23 30 169 22 37 103 31
Unlawful strike or lockout 2 22 6 6 28 21 2 78 1 11 85 36
Maintenance of activities 3 42 24 12 115 30 29 60 15 22 89 10
Unfair labour practices Duty of fair representation 64 196 123 175 185 125 171 203 109 141 165 98
Other 31 162 41 80 225 58 76 154 48 88 180 42
Filing of Board order in Court 0 0 0 2 72 52 4 54 44 11 47 8
Status of the Artist Act 1 20 5 0 0 0 1 9 3 0 0 0
Safety of employees (Part II) 14 267 87 21 232 142 20 118 48 20 180 68
Other 1 56 1 6 108 17 2 186 30 3 203 106

* Processing time is average processing time in days; percentage is percentage of matters processed within one year of received date.

** Decision-making time is the average decision-making time in days; percentage is the number of matters where the 90-day statutory time limit to render a decision and give notice of it to the parties was met.

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