Leave & Time Off for B.C. Government Employees

Do you need to take time away from work? Are you planning a vacation? Learn about the different types of leave offered by the BC Public Service, and how to apply for and manage a leave.

When requesting a leave, give your supervisor as much notice as possible. See links below how to request leaves in Time and Leave. Note that you may want to cancel payroll deductions while you are away from work.

Types of Leave

For earned time off, see Flexible Schedules and Overtime.