Employment Standards Information and Resources

Government of Alberta - Ministry of Jobs, Economy and Trade


Description
Provides information about employment standards and resources for employers and employees.

Service offers:

  • information on employment standards including holiday pay, statutory and other holidays, vacation pay, termination, wages, and more
  • administration and enforcement of Employment Standards legislation in Alberta
  • online complaint filing
  • investigation and resolution of complaints from the public pertaining to employment standards involving wages and overtime, holidays and vacations, getting paid and deductions, hours of work and rest, job-protected leaves, and termination of employment
  • an education program involving the distribution of existing regulations, seminars on employment standards legislation, associations, schools, and more
  • online resources for employers and employees, including a series of employment standards videos and the Employment Standards Tool Kit for employers which provides real world application of employment legislation
  • online listing of employers that have unsatisfied employment standards judgments on file against them
Eligibility
No
Application Process
Service Access: Telephone Information Line, To access service:
  • call
  • visit website for more information
  • or submit an inquiry online

Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: No,
Toll Free
1-877-427-3731 (Outside Edmonton)
Telephone
780-427-3731
TTY
1-800-232-7215 (Outside Edmonton)
TTY
780-427-9999 (Edmonton)
Web Site
https://www.alberta.ca/jobs-economy-and-northern-development.aspx
Email
employment.standards@gov.ab.ca
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: No


Membership Fee: No


Accessibility
Wheelchair access: N/A -
Other disabled access: N/A -
Topic(s)
Agency Information
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Last Verified On
March 7, 2023
Hours of Operation
Mon
08:15 AM to 04:30 PM
Tue
08:15 AM to 04:30 PM
Wed
08:15 AM to 04:30 PM
Thu
08:15 AM to 04:30 PM
Fri
08:15 AM to 04:30 PM