Interpretation Guidelines Manual British Columbia Employment Standards Act and Regulations
EMPLOYMENT STANDARDS ACT - PART 11 - ENFORCEMENT
ESA Section 93 – Release of assets
This section explains the conditions under which the director may release previously seized assets.
93. The director must release an asset seized under section 92 if satisfied that the asset is owned by someone other than a person required to pay under a determination, a settlement agreement or an order of the tribunal.
If the director is satisfied that the assets seized under s.92 are not owed by an employer or other person named in a determination, settlement agreement or order of the Tribunal the director must return the assets to the person from whom they were seized.
Related sections of the Act or Regulation
- s.86, Power to reconsider
- s.91, Determination or order may be filed and enforced as judgment
- s.92, Seizure of assets
- s.94, Wrongful removal of seized assets
Enforcement Measures and Penalties