Interpretation Guidelines Manual British Columbia Employment Standards Act and Regulations

EMPLOYMENT STANDARDS ACT - PART 1 - INTRODUCTORY PROVISIONS

ESA Section 1 – Definitions – Determination


Contents:

Summary
Text of Legislation
Policy Interpretation
Related Information


Summary

This section contains definitions for terms used throughout the Employment Standards Act and its Regulations.


Text of Legislation

"determination" means any decision made by the director under section 30(2), 66, 68(3), 73, 76(3), 79, 100 or 119;


Policy Interpretation

A “determination” or decision of the director made under any of these sections may be appealed to the Employment Standards Tribunal.

Where a determination is issued under s.79 of the Act, naming a person that has contravened a requirement of the Act or the Employment Standards Regulation, the determination will also include an escalating monetary penalty, subject to s.98 of the Act.


Related Information

Related sections of the Act or Regulation

ESA