Labor Laws and Regulations

Labor Commissioner's Office
The mission of the California Labor Commissioner's Office is to ensure a just day's pay in every workplace in the State and to promote economic justice through robust enforcement of labor laws. By combating wage theft, protecting workers from retaliation, and educating the public, we put earned wages into workers' pockets and help level the playing field for law-abiding employers. This office is also known as the Division of Labor Standards Enforcement (DLSE).

California Labor Law Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
A listing of FAQ's regarding employment status, hours of work, wages, deductions, tips, and working conditions.

Search the Labor Code and All Other California Codes
California Law consists of 29 codes, covering various subject areas, the State Constitution and Statutes.

The California Code of Regulations
A regulation is a policy or procedure affecting the public that implements, interprets, or makes specific a statute -- such as a labor law -- that a state agency enforces or administers.