Employment Standards: Quitting, Getting Fired or Laid Off

Information about termination of employment for both employees and employers as it applies under the Employment Standards Act. Includes information about paying final wages, giving written notices, paying compensation, group terminations, just cause, layoffs, and changes to employment conditions.

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produced by
BC Employment Standards Branch
produced in
2019
last reviewed
June 2019 i Last date reviewed by a qualified expert to ensure content up-to-date. See "Tips" in Clicklaw content criteria (bottom of pageside menu) for details.
resource type
basics
tags
just cause, layoffs, firing an employee, employment standards