Subject to subsection any trade dispute, whether existing or apprehended, may be reported to the Minister or on behalf of any party to the dispute. Every report of a trade dispute shall be made in writing and shall sufficiently specify:
- a) The employers and employees or the categories of the parties to the dispute.
- b) The party or parties whom or on whose behalf the report is made.
- c) The nature of the authorization given the party or parties desiring the dispute to be reported on their behalf
- d) Each and every matter over which the dispute has arisen or is apprehended (arrested)
Every person reporting a trade dispute shall, without delay, furnish a copy of the report thereof to each party to the dispute.