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Working and statutory holidays

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For most workers, a statutory holiday is basically a paid day off. But some may have to work on a stat holiday. If so, they may be eligible for extra pay, called stat holiday pay.

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  • This information applies to British Columbia, Canada
  • Reviewed for legal accuracy in April 2023
  • Time to read: 4 minutes

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This information from People’s Law School explains in a general way the law that applies in British Columbia, Canada. The information is not intended as legal advice. See our disclaimer.

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