Labour - Alberta Government

Labour - Alberta Government

Ministry of Labour

Ensures Alberta has a skilled workforce and safe, thriving workplaces to keep growing our economy.

Services and information


Employment standards

Compliance & enforcement, permits, complaints, unsatisfied judgements, training

Occupational health and safety

Prevention, complaints, permits & notifications, statistics, employer records, training, grants

Immigration

Immigrant nominee program, foreign qualifications recognition, newcomer services, language training

Labour

Labour market information, labour mobility, labour relations, land agents licensing, STEP, workforce partnerships

Skills and training

Job bank, job training grant, training for work, Alberta Learning Information Services

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Minimum wage increasing

Alberta’s minimum wage goes to $13.60 an hour from $12.20 on October 1, 2017.

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Does your workplace comply?

Use our online self-assessment tool to see if your workplace complies with Alberta’s employment standards laws.

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Occupational health and safety system review begins

Government is reviewing the occupational health and safety system to ensure our workplace laws and best practices meet the needs of modern workplaces and are consistent with those of other Canadian jurisdictions.

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Workplace legislation changes

Changes to Alberta’s employment standards and labour laws will ensure workplaces are fair, modern and family friendly.

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Alberta's new Employer Liaison Service

The Employer Liaison Service will help employers who are not able to hire temporary foreign workers to specific occupations when there are a number of local workers available.

Need Help Finding a Job?

Connect to job search resources, job postings, industry information and work options.

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Modified: 2017-09-14
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