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Thursday, November 16, 2023 1:15 PM
App-based ride-hailing and food-delivery gig workers will soon have better working conditions with new protections, including basic employment standards.
Friday, June 9, 2023 11:25 AM
Injured workers will be better supported to return to their job, or other suitable employment, through new requirements under the Workers Compensation Act.
Monday, May 1, 2023 7:00 AM
Premier David Eby and Harry Bains, Minister of Labour, have issued the following statement in recognition of International Workers’ Day:
Tuesday, April 11, 2023 2:45 PM
Feedback gathered through the Province’s public engagement about app-based ride-hailing and food-delivery work has been compiled into a “what we heard” report.
Wednesday, April 5, 2023 12:30 PM
On June 1, 2023, B.C.'s lowest-paid workers will get a pay raise with the general minimum wage increasing from $15.65 to $16.75 an hour.
Thursday, February 23, 2023 11:45 AM
The Employment Standards Branch will hire more staff to resolve disputes between workers and employers, provide guidance on B.C.’s employment standards, and process employer registrations for temporary foreign workers.
Tuesday, February 7, 2023 11:35 AM
The National Day for Truth and Reconciliation will be enshrined in B.C. law to honour the strength and resilience of residential school survivors and remember the children who never came home.
Tuesday, January 3, 2023 9:00 AM
Time is running out to share your thoughts about app-based ride-hailing and food-delivery work in B.C.
Thursday, December 29, 2022 9:00 AM
Farm workers and producers are reminded that the minimum wage for agricultural piece rates will increase by 2.8% on Sunday, Jan. 1, 2023.
Wednesday, December 28, 2022 9:00 AM
New regulations on the types of work that are not suitable for young workers take effect on Sunday, Jan. 1, 2023.