Introduction:

A foreign worker's employer may not hold the worker's passport against his will
An employer that seizes a foreign worker's passport without his consent violates a criminal offence


A foreign worker's employer may not hold the worker's passport against his will

Who is Eligible?

How to Claim It?

  • The right is given automatically. If a foreign worker's employer seizes his passport without his consent, the worker can file a complaint with the police.

Filing a Complaint regarding Violation of Employee Rights

Please Note

  • In case where a foreign worker's rights are violated by his employer, he can seek assistance from foreign worker aid organizations.

Aid Organizations

Government Agencies

Laws and Regulations

Additional Publications

Credits