Interpretation Guidelines Manual British Columbia Employment Standards Act and Regulations

EMPLOYMENT STANDARDS REGULATION - PART 1 - INTERPRETATION

ESR Section 1 – Definitions – Fish Camp Worker


Contents:

Summary
Text of Legislation
Policy Interpretation
Related Information


Summary

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


Text of Legislation

"fish camp worker" means a person employed at a camp as a broker to purchase fish and to arrange for their transportation to a processing plant;


Policy Interpretation

Section 34(h) of the Regulation excludes a “fish camp worker” ” from the provisions of Part 4 of the Act, Hours of Work and Overtime, when employed in connection with a commercial fishing operation. This applies only to a broker.


Related Information

Related sections of the Act or Regulation