Requirements for foreign worker housing, acceptable housing, updating a ... You are required to ensure acceptable housing for your foreign workers and provide their addresses. ... The types of approved housing include the following: ... Housing quarters on construction sites or temporary occupation licence sitesShow.
Employers could be prosecuted if they do not ensure that their workers have acceptable housing. Their future Work Permit applications or renewals may also be affected. To ensure that your foreign workers live in acceptable accommodation, you are advised to take following measures: Educate your foreign workers on the relevant housing standards. Provide channels for your foreign workers to regularly update you on their housing conditions and to quickly alert you of any problems with their accommodation, including overcrowding. Conduct regular checks at your foreign workers’ accommodation. Make necessary improvements to their accommodation. If your workers change residential address on their own, you must do the following within 5 days of being informed of the change: Check the new accommodation and make sure it complies with MOM's requirements. Update the new address using OFWAS.