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Starting a businessEmployees, taxes and payroll

How to pay business taxes, hire (and keep) employees and manage payroll.

Hiring employees

provincial level resource Employment standards

Rules, regulations and compliance measures for employers and employees in Alberta workplaces.

provincial level resource What to consider when hiring workers

Find help and resources to meet your labour force needs, including workforce, recruitment, and retention strategies and programs.

provincial level resource An employer's guide to employment rules PDF, 2.4mb

What to consider before and while hiring employees, when staff are employed and when staff leave a workplace.

provincial level resource About workers' compensation

Learn about workers' compensation insurance for employees in Alberta.

provincial level resource Industries exempt from workers' compensation

Find out which industries are exempt from mandatory workers' compensation coverage, and how to apply to protect employees.