Interpretation Guidelines Manual British Columbia Employment Standards Act and Regulations

EMPLOYMENT STANDARDS ACT - PART 1 - INTRODUCTORY PROVISIONS

ESA Section 1 – Definitions – Labour Relations Board


Contents:

Summary
Text of Legislation
Policy Interpretation
Related Information


Summary

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


Text of Legislation

"Labour Relations Board" means the board as defined in the Labour Relations Code;


Policy Interpretation

The Labour Relations Board has Provincial jurisdiction over applications concerning employees and employers under the B.C. Labour Relations Code.

An application for certification of a bargaining unit by a trade union must be made to the B. C. Labour Relations Board.


Related Information

Related sections of the Act or Regulation

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