Crown Immigration Consultancy
 
Europe Flag UK Flag Australia Flag New Zealand Flag CICS Countries
EUROPE U.K. AUSTRALIA NEW ZEALAND CIS COUNTRIES
         
Canada Flag USA Flag Singapore Flag South America Flag Azerbhaijan
CANADA U.S.A. SINGAPORE SOUTH AMERICA AZERBAIJAN
 
 
    Our Services
Immigration Service Immigration Consultancy
 
Export & Import Export & Import
 
Real Estate Real Estate
 
Crown Hostel Crown Hostel
 
Follow Us
Facebook Link Linkedln Twitter Link Flickr Youtube
 
Bosses warned: Holding your passport is illegal Posted on: 03-12-2014

Spread this immigration news for Awareness and maximum share this for worker rights – Crown Immigration  

Bosses warned: Holding your passport is illegal

 

Let’s start out this letter with its chief takeaway: it is ILLEGAL for your company to withhold your passport.

I am amazed at how prevalent this practice still is in Dubai.

Employers effectively hold their employees hostage by denying them access to these important documents.

Without one, one is denied the freedom of passage that this booklet affords them. It is incredibly sad how few expat workers take the time to review their rights in this regard.

In most passports lies an important piece of information: your passport is the property of the issuing government and the holder is the only party permitted to hold it.

You are its custodian, not its owner. Therefore, it is not your property to relinquish and certainly not the property of your employer to hold.

It’s time that awareness is spread about this important issue. Should your employer hold your passport, you have every right to demand it back.

Subscribe us on Crown Immigration YouTube Channel for more informationhttps://www.youtube.com/channel/UCnGy4uENJmddEbuHELUNI8g

View all posts