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Shops and Establishments Law (2016) (Pyidaungsu Hluttaw Law No. 18/2016).
General provisions; Specific categories of workers; Labour codes, general labour and employment acts
Adopted on (Date of text)
Scope of text
Type of legislation (Type of text)
The 2015 Shops and Establishments Law repeals the 1951 Act of the same name. Its purpose is to regulate working time, wages and safeguard the safety and health of workers in shops and establishments.
Repealed Text region
Shops and Establishments Act, 1951 (No. LIX).
Related Text region
Occupational Safety and Health Law, 2019 (Pyidaungsu Hluttaw Law No 8 of 2019).
Electronic source title
House of Representatives - Pyithu Hluttaw
MMR101962 Burm.pdf (PDF of Act in Burmese)
F-735015435/MMR101962 Eng.pdf (PDF of Unofficial English Translation)