Multi-lingual Phone Line for Employment Standards


This multi-lingual phone line for the Employment Standards Branch offers real-time information about employment rights in more than 130 languages. Employment information will be available for both workers looking to understand their rights and employers wanting to understand their legal obligations. Translators will stay with the caller on the phone to help them get to the information they need. This service is available as a trial to March 31, 2019.


topic
Employment
type of service
Government services

phone
1-833-236-3700 (toll-free)
location
All of BC
language support
Arabic, Burmese, Cantonese, Dari, English, Farsi (Persian), French, German, Hindi, Japanese, Karen, Kinyarwanda, Kirundi, Korean, Kurdish, Mandarin, Oromo, Pashto, Polish, Portuguese, Punjabi, Russian, Serbo-Croatian, Somali, Spanish, Swahili, Tagalog/Filipino, Tamil, Tigrinya, Urdu, Vietnamese
hours
Monday to Friday, 7:30 am to 5:00 pm
Last updated January 09, 2019