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EA Alerts 2017

Date Topic For Title
Jun Advisory FDW-placing EAs EAs’ role in managing runaway FDWs
May Advisory FDW-placing EAs

EAs buying insurance for FDWs

Attachment: Code of Practice for agents – Appendix D of GIARR


May Report All EAs

EA enforcement report 2016

Attachment: EA enforcement report 2016

May Advisory FDW-placing EAs

Provide your FDWs with proper accommodation

Related: FDW’s accommodation

May Policy FDW-placing EAs

Enhancements to FDW’s personal accident insurance requirements


April Report All EAs Updates on cluster audit operation in Bukit Timah

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EA Alerts 2015Show

Date Topic For Title
Dec Advisory All EAs CEA Advisory to employment agencies
Nov Advisory All EAs Important EDM alert for employment agencies
Oct Report All EAs Orchard cluster audit operation results
Sep Advisory All EAs

Changes to Employment Act - To issue itemised pay slips and key employment terms (KETs) to employees


Aug Advisory Non-FDW placing EAs TAFEP’s EDM for non-FDW employment agencies
Aug Advisory FW-placing EAs

Ensuring acceptable accommodation for non-domestic foreign workers

Related: Housing requirements for foreign worker

Aug Advisory FW-placing EAs
Employment Agencies Licence Conditions
May Advisory FDW-placing EAs Four EAs found to have inappropriately displayed FDWs
May Advisory FDW-placing EAs

Minimum entry age requirement for FDWs

Related: Foreign domestic worker eligibility

Apr Advisory All EAs Tripartite guidelines on fair employment practices – update
Apr Advisory All EAs Orchard cluster audit operations: May 2015
Mar Advisory All EAs Include your employment agency’s information in written documents
Mar Advisory All EAs

Implementation of revised Security Bond and Banker’s Guarantee forms

Related: Forms for employment agencies

Feb Advisory FW-placing EAs

Do not keep passport or work pass of foreign worker

Related: How should I advise my customers if they asked whether they can keep the passports of their workers?

Feb Advisory FDW-placing EAs Provide your FDWs with acceptable accommodation
Jan Advisory All EAs

New authorisation forms (with effect from 1 February 2015)

Related: Forms for employment agencies

EA Alerts 2014Show

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Last Updated: 6 September 2017