76.5.1. Despite the second paragraph of section 76.5, payment of a lump sum may be spread over a maximum period of four years, after consultation with the pay equity audit committee or the certified association referred to in subparagraph 3 of the first paragraph of section 76.2, where applicable.
In such a case, the instalments are annual and the amount of each instalment shall be equal. The first instalment shall be paid on the date of the posting under the second paragraph of section 76.4. The balance owing bears interest from that date. The interest shall be added to the subsequent instalments.