Which Laws Apply?

Federal and Provincial Legislation

ARE YOU COVERED BY FEDERAL OR PROVINCIAL LEGISLATION?

If your company falls into one of the following sectors, you are most likely to be a federally regulated employer:

  • Chartered banks
  • Marine shipping, ferry and port services
  • Transportation across provincial borders
  • Airlines
  • Telephone, telegraph, and cable systems
  • Radio and television broadcasting
  • Uranium mining and processing
  • Businesses dealing with protection of fisheries as a natural resource
  • First Nation activities
  • Federal Crown corporations

All other employers are provincially regulated.

Please click Next for a list of legislation links.