Labour - Alberta Government
Ministry of Labour
Ensures Alberta has a skilled workforce and safe, thriving workplaces to keep growing our economy.
On October 1 Alberta took another step towards a living wage for the 300,000 workers earning less than $15 per hour. The province’s general minimum wage increased by $1 to $12.20 per hour, and the liquor server rate has been dropped.
As part of the Government of Alberta’s review of agencies, boards and commissions, an independent panel will review the WCB system and make recommendations.
The Enhanced Protection for Farm and Ranch Workers Act, will provide wage-earning farm and ranch employees with similar protection that exists in other provinces.
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