Is Employer have Right to Keep Worker Passport in Singapore?

Many people work in Singapore seems to be in some industries will have to handover their passport, but this is really right? Do these bosses really have the right to keep your passport?


After the news from the experts and the Singapore Ministry of Manpower: the answer is "no"


Photo: Singapore MOM


But in fact many employers in order to manage and security considerations, will help workers keep their passports; taking into account the passport is easy to lose, there are workers willing to let employers keep the passport situation.

But no matter what the way, the premise is that if the need for a passport, the employer must be unconditionally returned to the workers.

If you have any questions you can call at any time: Call MOM at 6438 5122 to get help

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