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  1. Singapore - Employment policy, promotion of employment and employment services - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Employment Agencies (Exemption) Order 2014 (No. S 433). - Singapore Statutes on-line

    Adoption: 2014-06-25 | Date of entry into force: 2014-07-01 | SGP-2014-R-97193

  2. Singapore - Employment policy, promotion of employment and employment services - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Employment Agencies (Bail and Personal Bond) Rules 2011 (No. S 173). - Singapore Statutes on-line

    Adoption: 2011-03-31 | Date of entry into force: 2011-04-01 | SGP-2011-R-97192

  3. Singapore - Employment policy, promotion of employment and employment services - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Employment Agencies Rules 2011 (No. S 172 of 2011). - Government Website

    Adoption: 2011-03-30 | SGP-2011-M-86247

    Rule
    1. Citation and commencement
    2. Definitions
    3. Prescribed fees, etc.
    4. Enquiries
    5. Security
    6. Training
    7. Validity of licence
    8. Separate licence
    9. Restriction on licensee
    10. Foreign recruitment
    11. Change of place of business
    12. Scale of fees, etc.
    13. Refund of fees
    14. Dispute resolution mechanism
    15. De-registration of employment agency personnel
    16. Registration cards
    17. Offence for persons to engage unlicensed persons
    18. Offence for licensed employment agencies to make certain applications
    19. Penalties
    20. Revocation
    The Schedule

  4. Singapore - Employment policy, promotion of employment and employment services - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Employment Agencies (Exemption) Order 2011 (No. S 175 of 2011). - Government Website

    Adoption: 2011-03-30 | Date of entry into force: 2011-04-01 | SGP-2011-R-86248

    Paragraph
    1. Citation and commencement
    2. Exemption.

    Exempts certain persons from the application of section 6 of the Employment Agencies Act.

  5. Singapore - Employment policy, promotion of employment and employment services - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Employment Agency (Amendment) Rules 2008 (No. S 179).

    Adoption: 2008-02-14 | Date of entry into force: 2008-04-01 | SGP-2008-M-79072

    Amends Rule 12 by deleting para. (3) and substituting it with the text in the amendment concerning the promt return of passports and work permits to foreign workers.

  6. Singapore - Employment policy, promotion of employment and employment services - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Employment Agency (Amendment) Rules 2007 (No. S 342 of 2007).

    Adoption: 2007-06-29 | SGP-2007-M-76857

    Amends rule 12 of the Employment Agency Rules and the first Schedule with respect to changes in terminology following the amendments to the Employment of Foreign Manpower Act 1990.

  7. Singapore - Employment policy, promotion of employment and employment services - Law, Act

    Workforce Singapore Agency Act (No. 14 of 2003) (Cap. 305D). (Singapore Workforce Development Agency Act) - Singapore Statutes Online as amended

    Adoption: 2003-08-26 | SGP-2003-L-65822

    Provides for establishment of Singapore Workforce Development Agency, and regulates its functions and powers. Duties of Agency include to serve as national body in the areas of adult continuing education and training, to facilitate employment and re-employment, and to advise and make recommendations to the Government on matters, measures and regulations conntected with such areas, including the formulation of policies, and the provision of infrastructure and facilities in relation to such areas.

  8. Singapore - Employment policy, promotion of employment and employment services - Law, Act

    Retirement Age (Amendment) Act (No. 49 of 1998).

    Adoption: 1998-12-11 | SGP-1998-L-52666

    Amends the Retirement Age Act so as to provide that employers may reduce the wages of workers who are over 60 years of age by up to 10 per cent. Workers who do not agree to a wage reduction may be retired by their employer. These provisions shall apply only to employees who attain 60 years of age after 1 January 1999.

  9. Singapore - Employment policy, promotion of employment and employment services - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Employment Agency (Amendment) Rules 1993 (No. S 293 of 1993)

    Adoption: 1993-07-02 | Date of entry into force: 1993-08-01 | SGP-1993-R-34690

    Amends rules regarding the operation of employment agencies, including those in respect of foreign recruitment, maintenance of registers of applicants for employment, and the submission of monthly returns providing such information in the manner specified in a form set out in Schedule I to the Rules. Made under the Employment Agencies Act (Ch. 92).

  10. Singapore - Employment policy, promotion of employment and employment services - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Retirement Age (Exemption) Notification 1993 (No. S 277 of 1993)

    Adoption: 1993-06-29 | Date of entry into force: 1993-07-01 | SGP-1993-M-35082

    Specifies the categories of employees to be exempted from all the provisions of the Retirement Age Act 1993.

  11. Singapore - Employment policy, promotion of employment and employment services - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Homes for the Aged Regulations 1989. No. S29.

    Adoption: 1989-01-12 | Date of entry into force: 1989-02-01 | SGP-1989-R-8013

    Provide for the licensing of homes for the aged and set certain conditions for the proper administration and maintenance of such homes.

  12. Singapore - Employment policy, promotion of employment and employment services - Law, Act

    Homes for the Aged Act 1988. No. 15. - Singapore Statutes Online

    Adoption: 1988-08-16 | SGP-1988-L-7123

    Provides for control, licensing and inspection.

  13. Singapore - Employment policy, promotion of employment and employment services - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    The Employment Agency Rules 1984.

    Adoption: 1984-08-20 | SGP-1984-R-824

    Rules under s. 23 of the Employment Agencies Act (Ch. 244), concerning licensing formalities and returns. Revoke the Employment Agency Rules 1958 [LS 1958 - Sin. 1]. Commencement: 24 Aug. 1984.

  14. Singapore - Employment policy, promotion of employment and employment services - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Regulation of Employment (Levy) Order 1983. No. S. 243.

    Adoption: 1983-10-20 | SGP-1983-R-10025

    Levy of 30 per cent of monthly wages to be paid by employers in respect of employees who are required to have a work permit.

  15. Singapore - Employment policy, promotion of employment and employment services - Law, Act

    Regulation of Employment (Amendment) Act 1982.

    Adoption: 1982-09-21 | SGP-1982-L-10557

    An Act to amend the Regulation of employment Act (Ch. 127 of the Revised Edition). No. 25. Inter alia, inserts a new s.8B (levy in respect of the employment of certain classes of employees and contract workers.

  16. Singapore - Employment policy, promotion of employment and employment services - Law, Act

    Regulation of Employment (Amendment) Act 1975.

    Adoption: 1975-06-06 | SGP-1975-L-14584

    An Act to amend the Regulation of Employment Act (Ch. 127 of the Revised Edition). Miscellaneous amendments relating to work permits. No. 45.

  17. Singapore - Employment policy, promotion of employment and employment services - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Employment Agency Licensing Conditions. - Government Website

    Adoption: 1968 | SGP-1900-M-86246

    Regulates the conditions for the recruitment of local workers as well as foreign workers by employment agencies. Provides for the licensing of employment agencies.

  18. Singapore - Employment policy, promotion of employment and employment services - Law, Act

    Employment Agencies Act, 1958 (Cap. 92). - Singapore Statutes Online as amended

    Adoption: 1959-01-01 | SGP-1959-L-66117

    1 Short title.
    2 Interpretation.
    3 Officers.
    4 Application.
    5 Other laws not affected.
    6 Persons carrying on an employment agency to be licensed.
    7 Application for licence.
    8 Security.
    9 Licence fee.
    10 Period for which licence is in force.
    11 Revocation of licence.
    12 Effect of revocation.
    13 Appeals.
    14 Fees for services rendered.
    15 Sharing of fees prohibited.
    16 Keeping of registers.
    17 Submission of monthly returns.
    18 Power to summon.
    19 Commissioner may institute proceedings.
    20 Power to enter and inspect premises.
    21 Liability of licensee for act of servant.
    22 Furnishing false particulars in application.
    23 Miscellaneous offences.
    24 Penalties.
    25 Officers to be public servants.
    26 Employment agency deemed to be a public place.
    27 Right of hearing.
    28 Power to deal with evidence taken by another officer.
    29 Power to make rules.


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