Maternity & Parental Leaves
Maternity leave and parental leave are outlined separately under the Employment Standards Act.
Changes to Parental, Maternity, and Caregiving Benefits Under EI
Changes to Unpaid Leave Periods in British Columbia Amendments to the Employment Standards Act (ESA) in 2019 and 2020 have introduced new job protected leave periods as set out below. Critical illness or injury leave: Employees may now take unpaid leave to provide care or support to a family member, where they provide a medical certificate.… Continue reading Changes to Parental, Maternity, and Caregiving Benefits Under EI