Interpretation Guidelines Manual British Columbia Employment Standards Act and Regulations
EMPLOYMENT STANDARDS ACT - PART 11 - ENFORCEMENT
ESA Section 101 – Publication of violators’ names
This section explains the director’s right to publish the names of employers who contravene the Act.
101. (1) The director may compile information relating to contraventions of this Act or the regulations, including information identifying the persons who, according to a determination or an order of the tribunal, committed the contraventions.
(2) Despite the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, the director may
(a) publish information compiled under subsection (1), and
(b) make that information available for public inspection during regular business hours at offices of the Employment Standards Branch.
Information that is protected by the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act will not be published.
Related sections of the Act or Regulation
Freedom of Information Act and Protection of Privacy Act, [RSBC 1996] Chapter 165