Enforcement actions against employers of migrant domestic workers - Q1 2020

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Dear Labour Department,

I am writing to inquire the following:

- The number of summonses issued against employers of migrant domestic workers under the Employment Ordinance (EO) and the Employees’ Compensation Ordinance (ECO) in the first quarter of 2020; and
- The number of employers of migrant domestic workers prosecuted for violation of the Employment Ordinance (EO) and the Employees’ Compensation Ordinance (ECO) in the first quarter of 2020;

I would appreciate if you could attach your reply in pdf format.

Many thanks for your assistance.

Regards,
Rachel Li
Justice Centre Hong Kong

勞工及福利局

Dear Ms Li,
I refer to your information request of 29.4.2020.  The number of foreign
domestic helper (FDH) employers prosecuted for violation of the Employment
Ordinance (EO) and the Employees’ Compensation Ordinance (ECO), as well as
the number of summonses heard against the FDHs employers for the period
from 1.1.2020 to 31.3.2020 are as follows:

No. of FDH No. of No. of FDH No. of summonses
employers summonses employers heard in respect of
prosecuted for heard in prosecuted for violation of ECO by
violation of EO respect of violation of FDH employers
violation of ECO
EO by FDH
employers
1.1.2020 – - - - -
31.3.2020

Remark: There were no hearings of summonses under EO and ECO between
29.1.2020 and 3.5.2020 due to the Judiciary’s general adjournment of
hearings out of public health consideration.

Yours sincerely,

(CHAN Nga-ting)
for Commissioner for Labour

From: Rachel Li <[FOI #471 email]>
To: FOI requests at Labour Department <[Labour Department request email]>
Date: 29/04/2020 17:34
Subject: Freedom of Information request - Enforcement actions against
employers of migrant domestic
workers - Q1 2020
Dear Labour Department,
I am writing to inquire the following:
- The number of summonses issued against employers of migrant domestic
workers under the Employment Ordinance (EO) and the Employees’
Compensation
Ordinance (ECO) in the first quarter of 2020; and
- The number of employers of migrant domestic workers prosecuted for
violation of the Employment Ordinance (EO) and the Employees’ Compensation
Ordinance (ECO) in the first quarter of 2020;
I would appreciate if you could attach your reply in pdf format.
Many thanks for your assistance.
Regards,
Rachel Li
Justice Centre Hong Kong
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Dear Ms. Li,

Attached please find the reply in pdf format for your reference.  

Yours sincerely,

(CHAN Nga-ting)
for Commissioner for Labour

From: Rachel Li <[FOI #471 email]>
To: FOI requests at Labour Department <[Labour Department request email]>
Date: 29/04/2020 17:34
Subject: Freedom of Information request - Enforcement actions against
employers of migrant domestic
workers - Q1 2020
Dear Labour Department,
I am writing to inquire the following:
- The number of summonses issued against employers of migrant domestic
workers under the Employment Ordinance (EO) and the Employees’
Compensation
Ordinance (ECO) in the first quarter of 2020; and
- The number of employers of migrant domestic workers prosecuted for
violation of the Employment Ordinance (EO) and the Employees’ Compensation
Ordinance (ECO) in the first quarter of 2020;
I would appreciate if you could attach your reply in pdf format.
Many thanks for your assistance.
Regards,
Rachel Li
Justice Centre Hong Kong
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