Interpretation Guidelines Manual British Columbia Employment Standards Act and Regulations

EMPLOYMENT STANDARDS ACT - PART 1 - INTRODUCTORY PROVISIONS

ESA Section 1 – Definitions – Time Bank

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


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

"time bank" means a time bank established under Section 42 at the request of an employee;


Policy Interpretation

At the written request of an employee, overtime wages may be banked. Overtime wages paid into the time bank must be paid out at the same rates required under ss.37(4), (5), or (6), or s.40 of the Act.


Related Information

Related sections of the Act or Regulation

ESA

Other

See Employment Standards Factsheets

Factsheets

Keeping Records

Collective Agreements and the Employment Standards Act

Hours of Work and Overtime Rules