Interpretation Guidelines Manual British Columbia Employment Standards Act and Regulations
EMPLOYMENT STANDARDS REGULATION - PART 1 - INTERPRETATION
ESR Section 1 – Definitions – Textile Worker
This section contains definitions for terms used throughout the Employment Standards Regulation.
"textile worker" means a person employed to make fabrics or fabric articles, including clothing, in a private residence.
Under s.15 of the Act a person employing a textile worker in a private residence must register that worker with the director.
Textile workers are entitled to full coverage under the Employment Standards Act and Regulation.
Related sections of the Act or Regulation