Work safely and be treated fairly by being familiar with the employment standards that apply to you, your employer and your workplace.
Standards cover many aspects of working, such as:
- Age to work;
- Minimum wage;
- Safety in the workplace;
- Pay and benefits;
- Protection from intimidation and harassment; and
- How to file a complaint.
Some standards are set by the federal government, others are set by provincial and territorial governments.
Helpful Web Sites:
- Familiarize yourself with the Employment Standards Legislation in Canada.
- Find the employment standards that apply in your province or territory: