Interpretation Guidelines Manual
British Columbia Employment Standards Act and Regulations

employment standards act part 1 – introductory provisions

ESA Section 1 - Definitions - Determination

Contents:

Summary
Text of Legislation
Policy Interpretation
Related Information


Summary

This section contains definitions for terms used throughout the Employment Standards Act and its Regulations.

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Text of Legislation

"determination" means any decision made by the director under section 30(2), 66, 68(3), 73, 76(3), 79, 100 or 119;

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Policy Interpretation

A “determination” or decision of the director made under any of these sections may be appealed to the Employment Standards Tribunal.

Where a determination is issued under s.79 of the Act, naming a person that has contravened a requirement of the Act or the Employment Standards Regulation, the determination will also include an escalating monetary penalty, subject to s.98 of the Act.

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Related Information

Related sections of the Act or Regulation

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