Register with WorkSafeBC
An employer who is registered with WorkSafeBC is protected against lawsuits from its own and other workers who suffer a workplace injury or contract an occupational disease arising out of and in the course of employment. WorkSafeBC covers any such worker's medical and wage-loss and rehabilitation costs.

An employer may be any form of legal entity, including an incorporated company, a partnership, or a proprietorship (an unincorporated business owned by a single individual). In this registration application, an employer applying for registration with WorkSafeBC may be referred to as a "FIRM" and its activities may be referred to as its "BUSINESS".

Important! Before you proceed:
If you are currently registered with WorkSafeBC and there has been a material change to your business operations, assets or ownership, please contact the Employer Service Centre .


If you are currently registered with WorkSafeBC and wish to apply for Personal Optional Protection, please click here to fill out an application and fax or mail it into us.

To find the base rate for a specific classification unit or if you are looking for a Classification Unit (CU) description, please click here and use the search engine provided.

Please select the type of coverage you are seeking.


Select this option if your business is an incorporated company, society, association, or similar type of organization that employs one or more workers (unless you are a retail store or restaurant).


Select this option if you are a partner in a partnership or a self-employed sole proprietor who may or may not employ workers (unless you are a retail store or restaurant). Sole proprietors are self-employed and are personally responsible for making decisions, receiving profits, assuming debts, and do not have a separate legal status from the business.

Select this option if you are an individual employing workers in or around a private residence to meet personal or domestic needs.


Select this option if your business is a retail store regardless of whether you are an incorporated company, partnership or sole-proprietorship.


Select this option if your business is a restaurant, café, bistro or similar establishment regardless of whether you are an incorporated company, partnership or sole-proprietorship.


 


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