Increase in British Columbia’s Minimum Wage

Did you know the minimum wage in BC is increasing effective September 15, 2015? General minimum wage will increase from $10.25 per hour to $ 10.45 per hour; and for liquor servers the increase is from $ 9.00 to $ 9.20 per hour. Minimum wage for live-in home support workers, resident caretakers, etc. also increases, and a full listing of the new rates can be found at this link If you have questions on what this means for your business, please contact your accounting professional at The Coast Group Chartered Professional Accountants.