About the Commission

The Labor Standards Advisory Commission is charged with advising the Office of Labor Standards, Mayor, City Council and other City departments on labor standards, including wages, working conditions, safety, and the health of workers. The Commission also provides input and feedback to the Office of Labor Standards on the implementation of labor standards ordinances.


Who We Are

The Commission is comprised of 15 members reflecting Seattle's workforce and businesses, and includes employees, employers and representatives from the community with a demonstrated concern and background in labor standards. Seven commissioners are appointed by the Mayor and seven appointments are made by the City Council. The Commission appoints the 15th member. Commissioners are appointed to a two-year term of office and serve without pay.

Meet Our Commissioners