New Brunswick. Post-Secondary Education, Training and Labour

Employment Standards Branch, Saint John Regional Office

Contact Information
Office Phone General Information: 506-453-2597 
Reception: 506-643-2095
Toll Free Phone 1-888-452-2687
Fax 506-643-7443
Primary Contact Donna Bennett, Employment Standards Officer, Post Secondary Education, Training and Labour; Phone: 506-658-6635; Email:
Mailing Address PO Box 5001 
Saint John, NB E2L 4Y9
Description & Services
Description of service(s) The Employment Standards Act sets minimum rights and responsibilities for all provincially regulated employers and employees in the province, governing such things as wages, vacation pay, public holiday pay and various leaves, among other things. 
The Branch provides a toll free helpline (1.888.452.2687) to answer the public's questions about the rights and responsibilities of both employers and employees. The Branch carries out neutral investigations into complaints, both confidential and otherwise, to try to resolve the issues between the parties.
Hours Mon-Fri 8:15 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Charlotte County ; Kings County ; St John County
Eligibility The Act applies to all provincially regulated employers and employees. Any member of the public can inquire about their rights and responsibilities, or file a complaint and have it investigated by an Employment Standards Officer.
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Location information
Site Location Entrance on Waterloo Street
Located In Community Saint John
Address & Map
1 Agar Pl, 2nd Floor
Saint John, NB E2L 5G4
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Intersection Castle & Waterloo
Accessibility Fully Accessible ; ***Note that accessibility is self-reported. Please contact the organization before arrival***
Other Details
Service Level (30) Provincial Government
Service Categories Labour Standards and Practices

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