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Volume 64, No. 18
233/2021
The British Columbia Gazette, Part II
September 21, 2021

B.C. Reg. 233/2021, deposited September 13, 2021, under the EMPLOYMENT AND ASSISTANCE ACT [section 35] and the EMPLOYMENT AND ASSISTANCE FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES ACT [section 26]. Order in Council 532/2021, approved and ordered September 13, 2021.

On the recommendation of the undersigned, the Lieutenant Governor, by and with the advice and consent of the Executive Council, orders that

(a) the Employment and Assistance Regulation, B.C. Reg. 263/2002, is amended as set out in the attached Appendix 1,

(b) effective October 1, 2021, the Employment and Assistance Regulation, B.C. Reg. 263/2002, is amended as set out in the attached Appendix 2,

(c) the Employment and Assistance for Persons with Disabilities Regulation, B.C. Reg. 265/2002, is amended as set out in the attached Appendix 3, and

(d) effective October 1, 2021, the Employment and Assistance for Persons with Disabilities Regulation, B.C. Reg. 265/2002, is amended as set out in the attached Appendix 4.

— N. SIMONS, Minister of Social Development and Poverty Reduction; A. KANG, Presiding Member of the Executive Council.

Appendix 1

1 The Employment and Assistance Regulation, B.C. Reg. 263/2002, is amended in the definition of "federal one-time payment for seniors" in section 2.4 (1) by adding the following paragraph:

(c) a payment of $500 under section 275 of the Budget Implementation Act, 2021, No. 1 (Canada).

Appendix 2

1 The table in section 2 (1) of Schedule A to the Employment and Assistance Regulation, B.C. Reg. 263/2002, is amended in Items 1 to 40 by repealing Column 3 and substituting the following:

Item

Column 3
Amount of
Support

1

$560.00

2

$610.00

3

$860.00

4

$710.00

5

$760.00

6

$1 010.00

7

$955.00

8

$1 005.00

9

$1 055.00

10

$1 255.00

11

$1 505.00

12

$1 055.00

13

$1 105.00

14

$1 155.00

15

$1 355.00

16

$1 605.00

17

$610.00

18

$660.00

19

$910.00

20

$610.00

21

$610.00

22

$660.00

23

$910.00

24

$660.00

25

$910.00

26

$610.00

27

$910.00

28

$660.00

29

$955.00

30

$905.00

31

$1 005.00

32

$955.00

33

$1 255.00

34

$1 205.00

35

$1 255.00

36

$1 205.00

37

$1 505.00

38

$1 455.00

39

$1 055.00

40

$1 005.00

2 The tables in section 4 (2) and (2.1) of Schedule A and Table 2 in Schedule D are amended in Items 1 to 10 by repealing Column 2 and substituting the following:

Item

Column 2
Maximum Monthly
Shelter

1

$375

2

$570

3

$665

4

$715

5

$765

6

$815

7

$865

8

$915

9

$965

10

$1 015

3 Section 4 (3) of Schedule A and section 4 (4) of Schedule D are amended by striking out "$35" and substituting "$50".

4 Table 1 in Schedule D is amended in Items 1 to 16 by repealing Column 3 and substituting the following:

Item

Column 3
Amount of
Support

1

$560.00

2

$610.00

3

$860.00

4

$710.00

5

$760.00

6

$1 010.00

7

$955.00

8

$1 005.00

9

$1 055.00

10

$1 255.00

11

$1 505.00

12

$1 055.00

13

$1 105.00

14

$1 155.00

15

$1 355.00

16

$1 605.00

Appendix 3

1 The Employment and Assistance for Persons with Disabilities Regulation, B.C. Reg. 265/2002, is amended in the definition of "federal one-time payment for seniors" in section 2.04 (1) by adding the following paragraph:

(c) a payment of $500 under section 275 of the Budget Implementation Act, 2021, No. 1 (Canada).

Appendix 4

1 The table in section 2 (1) of Schedule A to the Employment and Assistance for Persons with Disabilities Regulation, B.C. Reg. 265/2002, is amended in Items 1 to 21 by repealing Column 3 and substituting the following:

Item

Column 3
Amount ($)

1

$983.50

2

$1 133.50

3

$1 378.50

4

$1 853.50

5

$1 628.50

6

$1 478.50

7

$1 953.50

8

$1 728.50

9

$1 033.50

10

$1 033.50

11

$1 033.50

12

$1 033.50

13

$1 260.50

14

$1 378.50

15

$1 378.50

16

$1 328.50

17

$1 628.50

18

$1 628.50

19

$1 578.50

20

$1 853.50

21

$1 803.50

2 The tables in section 4 (2) and (2.1) of Schedule A and Table 2 in Schedule D are amended in Items 1 to 10 by repealing Column 2 and substituting the following:

Item

Column 2
Maximum Monthly
Shelter

1

$375

2

$570

3

$665

4

$715

5

$765

6

$815

7

$865

8

$915

9

$965

10

$1 015

3 Section 4 (3) of Schedule A and section 4 (3) of Schedule D are amended by striking out "$35" and substituting "$50".

4 Table 1 in Schedule D is amended in Items 1 to 8 by repealing Column 3 and substituting the following:

Item

Column 3
Amount of
Support ($)

1

$983.50

2

$1 133.50

3

$1 378.50

4

$1 853.50

5

$1 628.50

6

$1 478.50

7

$1 953.50

8

$1 728.50


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