Information about federal and provincial labour laws, workplace standards, federal health and safety standards and labour relations programs.
Services and information
Includes links to provincial and territorial labour boards across Canada. Learn about labour laws, worker rights and obligations.
Information on rights, termination and severance pay, minimum wage, hours of work, vacation and leave and pay equity.
Learn about workplace hazards, rights and responsibilities, health and wellness, injury prevention, compensation and the federal Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System.
Information about the collective bargaining process to workplaces within the federal jurisdiction, dispute prevention programs, training workshops and arbitration appointments.
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Laws and regulations
- Canada Labour Code
- Employment Equity Act
- Canada Labour Standards Regulations
- Canada Occupational Health and Safety Regulations
- Bereavement Leaves
- Work Place Inspections - A Matter of Health and Safety
- Union coverage in Canada 2014
- 2015 Employment Equity Act Annual Report