This release records the termination of a domestic worker’s contract, the payments due to the domestic worker as a result of the termination, and the release of the employer from any liability towards the domestic worker.
This release is governed by Federal Decree-Law No. 9 of 2022 Concerning Domestic Workers (as amended). A schedule of the domestic workers professions is annexed to Cabinet Decision No. 106 of 2922 Regarding the Executive Regulations of Federal Decree-Law No. 9 of 2022 Concerning Domestic Workers. This schedule consists of 19 domestic workers professions such as farmers, housekeepers, and cooks..
In addition, the following ministerial decisions regulate the profession of domestic workers:
This document is intended for use in the United Arab Emirates.
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