Contact information for provincial and territorial labour standards offices

Note: In cases where the employer is federally regulated, it is recommended that applicants contact the federal Labour Program at 1-800-641-4049 for any general information.



Alberta Employment and Immigration
Suite 150 Elveden Centre
717 - 7 Avenue SW
Calgary AB  T2P 0Z3

Toll free: 1-877-427-3731


Alberta Employment and Immigration
Main Floor Sterling Place
9940 - 106 Street
Edmonton AB  T5K 2N2

Toll free: 1-877-427-3731

British Columbia

Ministry of Labour and Citizens' Services
Employment Standards
PO Box 9570
Station Provincial Government
Victoria BC  V8W 9K1

Toll free: 1-800-663-3316


Labour and Immigration
Room 604 - 401 York Avenue
Winnipeg MB  R3C 0P8

Telephone: 204-945-3352
Toll free: 1-800-821-4307

New Brunswick

Post-Secondary Education, Training and Labour
Employment Standards
Chestnut Complex
470 York Street
PO Box 6000
Fredericton NB  E3B 3P7

Toll free: 1-888-452-2687

Newfoundland and Labrador

Department of Human Resources Labour and Employment
Labour Standards Division
Labour Relations Agency
PO Box 8700
3rd Floor, Beothuck Building, 20 Crosbie Place
St. John's NL  A1B 4J6

Telephone: 1-709-729-2742
Toll free: 1-877-563-1063

Northwest Territories

Department of Education, Culture and Employment
Employment Standards
Government of the Northwest Territories,
PO Box 1320,
Yellowknife NT  X1A 2L9

Toll free: 1-888-700-5707 (Canada wide)

Nova Scotia

Labour and Workforce Development
Labour Standards Division
5151 Terminal Road, 7th Floor
PO Box 697
Halifax NS  B3J 2T8

Toll free: 1-888-315-0110


Department of Justice
Quasi-Judicial Services
Labour Standards Compliance Office
Box 1000, Stn. 590
Iqaluit NU  X0A 0H0

Telephone: 1-867-975-7293
Toll free: 1-877-806-8402
Facsimile: 1-867-975-7294


Ministry of Labour

For information about the Act:

  • Call the Employment Standards Information Centre at 416-326-7160 or 1-800-531-5551
  • Visit the Ministry of Labour website.

Prince Edward Island

Communities, Cultural Affairs and Labour Labour and Industrial Relations
Sherwood Business Centre, 2nd Floor
PO Box 2000
Charlottetown PE  C1A 7N8

Toll free: 1-800-333-4362


Contact the Labour Standards Office (Commission des normes, de l'équité, de la santé et de la sécurité du travail) (in French only).



Advanced Education, Employment and Labour
Labour Standards Branch
3rd Floor, 1870 Albert Street
Regina SK  S4P 4W1

Toll free: 1-800-667-1783


Advanced Education, Employment and Labour
Labour Standards Branch
8th Floor, 122 3rd Avenue North
Saskatoon SK  S7K 2H6

Toll free: 1-800-667-1783


Yukon Community Services
Labour Services
Box 2703 (C-7)
Whitehorse YT  Y1A 2C6

Toll free: 1-800-661-0408 local 5944