The Office of the Labour Commissioner hereby informs the public that the Labour Department is available to address employment concerns and queries that may result because of the current and unprecedented circumstances facing our country in relation to COVID-19.

The Labour Department recognizes both the urgency and necessity to protect labour and promote good industrial relations during these challenging times. Even so, it is very important that provisions of the Labour Act, Chapter 297, Revised Edition 2011 are adhered to by both employers and employees.

The Labour Commissioner encourages Belizeans to stand united in striving to collaborate and work together to foster good industrial relations to achieve the best outcomes for everyone during this global pandemic.

Kindly contact the Labour Department at any of the office numbers listed below for assistance, information or clarification concerning labour-related matters.

Belmopan Headquarters, Cor. #29 Raccoon Ave & #6129 Brown Street – (501) 802-2663/2297
San Ignacio, Cor. West & Far West Street – (501) 804-2287
Dangriga, Ecumenical Drive – (501) 502-2102
Independence, #305 Pioneer Street – (501) 503-2173
Punta Gorda, Cor. George & West Street – (501)702-2724
Belize City, #5 Albert Street West – (501) 207-4023/4027/6209/6213/5676/4048
Orange Walk, #5 Bethias Lane – (501) 302-1075/3425/0808
Corozal, C Street South – (501) 402-2178
Corozal Free Zone – (501) 403-7447
San Pedro, Coconut Drive – (501) 226-3009