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Key facts on employment agency licence

Get a quick overview of the employment agency (EA) licence, including key facts and what you need to do before and after getting a licence.

EA licence facts

Find out key facts about the employment agency (EA) licence:

Who it is for Organisations and individuals who place job seekers with employers. Certain organisations and activities are exempted.
Who can apply The relevant key appointment holder needs to apply for the licence.
What is the duration Up to 3 years.
Is it renewable Yes. Find out how to renew.
Relevant legislation Employment Agencies Act (Cap 92)
Employment Agency Licence Conditions
Employment Agencies Rules 2011
Employment Agencies (Exemption) Order 2011
Employment Agencies (Exemption) Order 2014
Related eServices and forms Access online services and forms for employment agencies.

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Get an idea of what you need to do before, during and after you apply for an EA licence.

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Last Updated: 27 December 2017