Apply for an employment standards variance or youth employment permit

Apply for an employment standards variance or youth employment permit

Employers can apply for a variance or exemption from certain employment standards that don’t meet their workplace needs, as well as permits for youth employment.

The Director of Employment Standards or the Minister of Labour may approve and issue variances and permits for the following employment situations:

Created:
Modified: 2018-01-02
PID: 1480

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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