Employment Standards

To ensure Alberta work sites are fair and equitable, most employers and employees are protected by and must comply with employment standards laws.

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File a complaint online

If you feel your employer hasn’t met Alberta’s minimum employment standards and you can’t resolve the issue, you can file a complaint online.

Working on a General Holiday?

There are 9 official statutory holidays in Alberta. Specific rules apply to anyone working on a recognized General Holiday.

Search unsatisfied judgments

Search records of businesses with outstanding judgments registered against them in Alberta courts, for unpaid employee earnings.

Modified: 2016-05-03
PID: 1224

Contact Employment Standards

Call the Employment Standards Contact Centre for general information or submit an inquiry online:

  • 780-427-3731 (Edmonton)
  • 1-877-427-3731 (toll-free)

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