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Employment Standards (were in effect until Dec. 31, 2017)
Employment Standards in effect until December 31, 2017.
Employment Standards Code changes
Modernized workplace laws protect the rights of hardworking Albertans, support their families and help businesses stay competitive.
Farm and ranch workplace legislation
Workplace legislation regarding waged, non-family farm workers.
Improved employment standards
Modernized workplace laws to protect workers, support families and help businesses stay competitive came into effect Jan 1, 2018.
Minimum wage changes
Alberta’s minimum wage went up to $15/hour on October 1, a move towards a fair wage for every Albertan.