Each province has a provincial board that oversees the health and safety of a workplace. An employer may be required to register and pay premiums towards the health and safety board of their provincial board.
In this FAQ, you will find information and resources from your provincial government to learn if you should register and/or pay premiums towards your health and safety board.
The Ontario government's health and safety board requires domestic workers (nannies, babysitters, housekeepers, etc) who work over 24 hours per week to register with their board within 10 days of being hired.
Click here to learn more about what is a domestic worker and the other conditions and requirements outlined by the Ontario government
The BC government's health and safety board has different requirements depending on the type of business and the type of employee
If you are a homeowner or a renter and you employee your own worker(housekeeper, nanny, etc), then click this link here where you learn more. Alternatively you can click here to check out the main page of the health and safety board.
Alberta's health and safety board requires that most business and workers register with them. The main difference is that some domestic workers (nannies, housekeepers, etc) are not required to register.
To view document from the Alberta government that goes into further details about it's health and safety board requirements, click here. If you want to skip straight to the website of the board, click here.
To access the website of the other provinces to learn more or to contact their health and safety board, simply click the province or territory.
- Nova Scotia
- Prince Edward Island
- New Brunswick
- Newfoundland and Labrador
- Northwest Territories and Nunavut
Frequently Asked Questions
How do I view the income, taxes, and insurable hours for my employee?
To view the income, taxes, and insurable hours that your employee incurred, create a Payroll Wage & Tax Report! Head over to the Reports section on the left side navigation bar. After selecting the Payroll Wage & Tax Report, you will see options to choose the date range. From the drop-down, you can select Other (if you want to choose from the calendar pickers), Current Quarter, or Previous Quarter. Once you generate the report, click the employees name on the left hand side of the page to view a report specific to that employee.