If you quit your job

What are my rights?

I want to resign from my job. Is giving my employer two weeks’ notice sufficient?
  • Yes
  • No
  • Maybe

If you quit a job voluntarily, this affects your legal rights to things like employment insurance benefits and compensation you are owed. Learn your rights if you quit, and steps to protect yourself. 

More on quitting your job

At this recorded webinar, employment lawyers Richard Johnson and Aliya Virani answer common questions about your legal rights on quitting your job.

What you should know

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Who can help

  • This information applies to British Columbia, Canada
  • Reviewed for legal accuracy in June 2023
  • Time to read: 8 minutes

Reviewed for legal accuracy by

Richard Johnson, Ascent Employment Law

Richard Johnson

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