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  1. Jordan - Migrant workers - International agreement

    The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan and the Republic of Uganda Agreement on Employing Ugandans Workers in Jordan. - Legislation online in Arabic

    Adoption: 2016-12-15 | JOR-2016-IA-105544

    The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan and the Republic of Uganda Signs an Agreement on Employing Ugandans Workers in Jordan.

  2. Jordan - Migrant workers - International agreement

    Memorandum of Understanding regarding the Organization of the Migration of Egyptian Laborers to work in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan. - Agreement on-line in English

    Adoption: 2007-03-29 | INT-2007-IA-79115

    Regulates flow of egyptian workers into Jordan.

  3. Jordan - Migrant workers - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Instructions for the Conditions and Procedures of Licensing and Organizing the Private Offices of Bringing and Employing Non-Jordanian Domestic Workers of the year 2006. - English translation

    Adoption: 2006 | JOR-2006-M-77878

    Establishes a Committee of the Affairs of the Private Offices of Brining and Employing non-Jordanian Domestic Workers which is to receive application and renew licences for recruitment agencies. Provides the procedures for applying for the licence as well as the authorizations to be given by the agency and the person employing the domestic worker. Also deals with responsibilities concerning arrival and departure of the worker as well as repatriation. Finally provides fees to be paid to the Ministry as well as fees to be provided by the house owner to the recruitment agency.

  4. Jordan - Migrant workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Regulation of Organizing the Private Offices of Bringing and Employing Non-Jordanian Domestic Workers No. (3) Of the Year 2003. - Regulations On-line in English

    Adoption: 2003-01-16 | Date of entry into force: 2003-01-16 | JOR-2003-R-79110

    Regulates the licensing and conduct of recruitment agencies specialised in recruiting foreign domestic workers.

  5. Jordan - Migrant workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Regulations Amending the Work Permit Regulations for non-Jordanian Workers.

    Adoption: 2000-01-16 | Date of entry into force: 2000-01-16 | JOR-2000-R-59590

    The regulations amend Regulations No. 36 of 1997 and prescribe the fees to be paid by employers for the issue or renewal of the work permits of their employees.

  6. Jordan - Migrant workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Regulations Amending the Work Permit Regulations for Non-Jordanian Workers.

    Adoption: 2000-01-16 | JOR-2000-R-59591

    The Regulations amend the fees provided for in article 2 of Regulations No. 36 on Work Permits for Non-Jordanians.

  7. Jordan - Migrant workers - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Instructions for the conditions and procedures of bringing in and employing non-Jordanian employees. Issued in accordance with Art. 3 of the Regulations No. 36 of 1997 concerning work permit fees for non-Jordanian workers - English translation

    Adoption: 1999-02-01 | JOR-1999-M-70518

    Sets out the application procedures that an employer must undertake in order to employ a foreign worker. Includes the obligation to send in to the Ministry of Labour, inter alia, a copy of the employment contract and medical examination results. If the employer wishes to renew the work permit, he or she must do so one month before it expires.

  8. Jordan - Migrant workers - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Instructions for the Conditions and Procedures of Bringing and Employing Non-Jordanian Workers in the Qualified Industrial Zones. - English translation

    Adoption: 1999 | JOR-1999-M-77877

    Deals with the procedures for recruiting foreign workers in economic activities that exists within qualified industrial zone, whose products are qualified and on which the provisions of the Law of Investment Promotion are applicable.

  9. Jordan - Migrant workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Regulations No. 36 of 1997 concerning work permit fees for non-Jordanian workers, issued under Article 12 of the Labour Code, Law No. 8 of 1996. - Regulations On-line

    Adoption: 1997-06-28 | Date of entry into force: 1997-08-02 | JOR-1997-R-48323

    Provides for the fees to be paid by the employer for the issuance of work permits, their renewal for one year or less, as follows: 300 JD for a non-Arab worker in all sectors except for agricultural workers and nurses, 100 JD for an Arab worker in all sectors except for agricultural workers and nurses, 50 JD for a non-Arab worker in the agricultural and nursing sectors, 50 JD for a non-Arab worker in the nursing sector, and 10 JD for an Arab worker in the agricultural sector.


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