Government of New Brunswick
  • Description
  • Contacts
  • Overview

    Preventive mediaion is a voluntary non-legislated program administered by the Industrial Relations Branch of the Department designed to help improve relations between labour and management and to promote responsible collective bargaining in New Brunswick.

    Eligibility

    Parties to a collective agreement under the jurisdiction of Provincial Labour Legislation.

    Description

    Preventive mediation is a non-legislated assistance to management and labour. It helps labour and management in finding common solutions to problems affecting their day-to-day relationship. It is low-cost and usually involves only the cost of facilities.

    The Preventive Mediation Program provides assistance in the following areas:

    Labour-Management Committees
    Interest Based Negotiations (IBN) Skills Training
    Joint Training
    Relationship by Objective (RBO)
    Grievance Mediation
    Facilitation
    Consultation

    Contact Email Location
    Fredericton