Forms & Resources
By answering a series of questions, this tool will guide you to information about your specific work situation and provide options to help deal with issues at work.
The Working in British Columbia poster contains information about the Employment Standards Act and Regulation. It should be on display at all workplaces.
Education seminars are held monthly in order to answer questions and provide education regarding the rules and responsibilities of employers, employment agencies, talent agencies, and farm labour contractors under the Employment Standards Act.
Employers must ensure sections are completed by the young person's parent and the school authority.
- Application of Employer for Child's Permit of Employment (PDF, 32KB)
- Sample Written Consent Form for Employment of Young People Under the Age of 15 in the Entertainment Industry (PDF, 30KB)
The form and a copy of the child's birth certificate should be returned to an Employment Standards Branch office near you. If the permit is required for farm labour, please return it to the Agricultural Compliance Team at 14672 108A Avenue, Surrey, BC V3R 1W8.
Apply for a new talent agency licence
Find out how to get a talent agency licence, then submit the printable Application for Talent Agency Licence (PDF, 183 KB).
Renew an existing talent agency licence
Renew a licence using the printable Renewal Application for Talent Agency Licence (PDF, 454 KB).
Apply for a farm labour contractor licence
Find out how to get a farm labour contractor licence, then submit the printable Application for Farm Labour Contractor Licence (PDF, 183KB).
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