Many people think their labour contract is just a piece of paper. However, the document is actually an important part of your rights to fair and safe work. Understanding your employment contract can help you understand your rights and obligations under the law in the UAE and what protections are available to you. This post explains how to check your labour contract in the UAE online.
Know What a Labour Contract Is
Labour contracts are legally binding contracts between you and your employer. It outlines the length of employment, the wages you’ll be paid, working hours, and more. A labour contract is also known as an agreement of employment or employment agreement.
Your labour contract is important for many reasons. You’re agreeing to work for a specific period of time, provide certain services for a fixed salary, and promise not to compete with your employer. Your labour contract signals that you are now an employee with all the rights and protections that come with it.
As an employee working in UAE, understanding your labour contract can help you understand what rights are available to you under the law. It may also help establish whether or not your employer has complied with their obligations under your labour contract.
How to Check your Labour Contract in UAE
You can check your labour contract by visiting the MOHRE website and here is how:
Visit the MOHRE website: https://eservices.mol.gov.ae/molforms/offerinquiry.aspx
Select “Search By Person Details.”
Enter your Passport Number.
Select your Nationality.
Enter the Date of Birth.
Fill in the captcha code.
If you have just signed your contract or your visa is under process, click on “View My Contract.” Otherwise, click on “View Approved Contract.”.
On the next page, you will be asked “Do you have Labour Card?“, select Yes and click on “Next.”
In the next window, enter the following details:
- Labor Card Number.
- Person Code
- Date of Birth
Click on “Next.”
You will be redirected to a new page where you can read or download your labour contract.
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