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Employment Agency Activity Licence

Application for Licence Suspension

How to Apply

Time limit for application: Within the period of validity of the licence, the licence holder may apply for suspension of the licence at any time.

Application Procedures and Required Documents:

The licence holder is required to write an application letter, which must contain the name of the licence holder, the licence number, the name of the business premise and state the matter about applying for licence suspension (the start date and end date of the suspension period must be indicated), with the licence holder’s signature/seal and the application date.

The suspension period shall not be more than 90 days counted consecutively or separately during the period of validity of the licence.

Application Location and Office Hours

Address: Avenida do Dr. Francisco Vieira Machado, nos. 221 a 279, Edifício Advance Plaza, 1st floor of the Labour Affairs Bureau, Macau

Office Hours:

Monday to Thursday: 09:00 – 13:00; 14:30 – 17:45
Friday: 09:00 – 13:00; 14:30 – 17:30

Appointment booking service for enquiries about employment agency activity licence


Free of charge

Application Processing Time

15 days

Remarks/Notes for Application

It is not allowed to engage in employment agency activity during the licence suspension period.

Service Result Collection

Methods of Service Result Collection: Collect in person or by post

Presenting the identity card is required during collection.

Content provider: Labour Affairs Bureau (DSAL)

Last modified: 2021-10-19 09:53

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