Employment Standards: Taking Time Off

Information about when employees can take time off work for vacation or for unexpected life situations. Includes maternity & parental leave, family responsibility leave, compassionate care leave, bereavement leave, reservists' leave, leave respecting the disappearance or death of child, & jury duty.

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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
critical illness leave, injury leave, leave respecting domestic or sexual violence, jury duty leave, leaves of absence, unpaid leave, employment standards