Appendix C: Comparative Chart of Provincial Departments of Labour

Functions

Nfld

NS

NB

PEI

Que

Ont

Man

Sask

Alb

BC

NWT

Yukon

Department Exists

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Proposed

Labour Standards

Yes

Yes

Yes

 

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

 

Yes

Private Sector Labour Relations (Labour Code)

Yes

Yes

Yes

 

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

   

Labour Market Planning

Yes

Yes

Yes

 

Yes

   

Yes

Yes

Yes

 

Yes

Pension Commission

   

Yes

     

Yes

 

Yes

Yes

   

Occupational Health & Safety

Yes

Yes

Yes

 

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

 

Yes

Worker's Compensation Board

               

Yes

     

Public safety

Yes

Yes

Yes

 

Yes

     

Yes

     

Pay Equity

 

Yes

   

Yes

Yes

     

Yes

 

Yes

Women's Directorate

           

Yes

Yes

       

Labour Library

 

Yes

                 

Yes

Training / Advanced Education

   

Yes

   

Some

   

Some

Yes

 

Yes

Colleges / Universities

   

Yes

               

Yes

Workers' Advocate

       

Yes

   

Yes

 

Yes

 

Yes

Advocacy Programs for workers

Yes

 

Yes

 

Yes

   

Yes

 

Yes

 

Yes

Employment Administration

   

Yes

       

Yes

       

Essential Services

       

Yes

             

Contract Administration

                     

Yes

Province
Newfoundland
Nova Scotia
New Brunswick
Quebec
Ontario
Manitoba
Saskatchewan
Alberta
British Columbia
Name of Department
Department of Environment And Labour
Department of Labour
Department of Advanced Education and Labour
Ministère du Travail
Ministry of Labour
Department of Labour
Department of Labour
Department of Labour
Ministry of Labour