B.C. ends mandatory retirementSeniors needed to fill 1 million new jobs in next decadeBy 05/16/2007|hrreporter.com|Last Updated: 05/31/2007 British Columbia has introduced legislation that sweeps mandatory retirement out of the way. As of Jan. 1, 2008, British Columbians over the age of 65 will have the option to keep working. “We recognize the wealth of skills and experience that mature workers can contribute to services, businesses, government and our economy,” said Attorney General Wally Oppal. To Read the Full Story, Subscribe or Sign In Remember Me Forgot Password If you are a current Subscriber, please click here to set-up or update your login information.