The Employment Standards Act requires that farm labour contractors, employment agencies and talent agencies be licensed before carrying on business in B.C.
For information on obtaining a child employment permit, please see Young People.
Christmas Day, December 25, 2017 and New Year's Day, January 1, 2018, are the next statutory holidays.
Effective September 15, 2017, minimum wage is $11.35 per hour and the liquor server minimum wage is $10.10 per hour.
Read the Employment Standards Act and the Employment Standards Regulation. Get a section by section interpretation of the Act here.
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