Employment Online Resources

 Employment Standards Branch of BC

The Employment Standards Branch administers and enforces the Employment Standards Act and Regulation, which set minimum standards of wages and working conditions in most workplaces. The Branch informs people about employment rights surrounding topics such as minimum wage, meal breaks, overtime, statutory holidays, compensation for length of service, vacation pay, temporary foreign workers, resolving disputes, and much more. Key Resources:



WorkSafeBC is dedicated to promoting workplace health and safety for the workers and employers of BC. They consult with and educate workers and employers and monitor compliance with the Occupational Health and Safety Regulation. In the event of work-related injuries or diseases, WorkSafeBC works with the affected parties to provide return-to-work rehabilitation, compensation, health care benefits, and a range of other services. Key Resources:


Service Canada

Service Canada was created in 2005 to improve the delivery of government programs and services to Canadians, by making access to them faster, easier, and more convenient.

Service Canada offers single-window access to a wide range of Government of Canada programs and services for citizens through more than 600 points of service located across the country, call centres, and the Internet.



This web site features legal publications for British Columbians in nine languages: Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Korean, Persian, Punjabi, Spanish and Vietnamese. MultiLingoLegal is operated by Mosaic.