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This Act is current to February 14, 2018
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Workers Compensation Act

[RSBC 1996] CHAPTER 492

[Note: the dollar amounts shown in sections 3, 17, 18, 22, 29, 33 (5), 35, 73, 75, 77, 196, 196.1, 217 and 225 may not reflect the current consumer price index adjustments referred to in section 25.2, and the maximum wage rate shown in section 33 (10) may not be current. Current information may be found on the Workers' Compensation Board website at www.worksafebc.com/en/law-policy/claims-rehabilitation/claims-related-consumer-price-index or may be obtained by calling your WorkSafeBC regional office.]

Schedule [CPI adj]

CONSUMER PRICE INDEX ADJUSTMENTS

B.C. Reg. 211/2017, deposited November 22, 2017, under the WORKERS COMPENSATION ACT [section 25.2 (1)]. Order of the Workers' Compensation Board, approved and ordered November 22, 2017.

The Workers' Compensation Board orders that, effective January 1, 2018,

(a) the dollar amounts referred to in the Workers Compensation Act set out in column 2 of the attached Schedule are adjusted, in accordance with section 25.2 (1) of the Act, to the dollar amounts set out in column 3 of the attached Schedule, and

(b) B.C. Reg. 273/2016 is repealed.

— D. MILES, President, Workers' Compensation Board.

Schedule

Column 1
Workers Compensation Act
section number
Column 2
Current dollar ($) amount
Column 3
Adjusted dollar ($) amount
on January 1, 2018
3 (5) (c)133.44135.30
17 (3) (a) (ii)350.83355.72
17 (3) (c)1 133.741 149.55
17 (3) (d)1 133.741 149.55
17 (3) (f) (iii) (B)350.83355.72
17 (3) (g)37 797.1738 324.16
17 (3) (h) (i)620.94629.60
17 (3) (h) (ii)620.94629.60
17 (3) (i)620.94629.60
17 (13)2 699.882 737.52
18 (1)469.77
145.82
476.32
147.85
22 (2)1 734.851 759.04
29 (2)400.29405.87
33 (5)1 734.851 759.04
35 (5)239.19242.52
73 (1)55 810.0356 588.17
75 (3)5 337.665 412.08
77 (2)5 337.665 412.08
196 (2)637 415.60646 302.88
196.1 (1)1 025.421 039.72
217 (a) (i)697 625.60
34 881.31
707 352.37
35 367.65
217 (b) (i)1 395 251.19
69 762.56
1 414 704.73
70 735.24
225 (2) (f.1)1 025.421 039.72

Contents | Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 | Schedules A to D | CPI Adjustments