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The Sindh Prohibition of Employment of Children Act, 2017 (Sindh Act No.III of 2017).
Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons; Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons; Hazardous child labour
Adopted on (Date of text)
Scope of text
State or Province
Type of legislation (Type of text)
An Act to prohibit the employment of children and to regulate employment of adolescents in certain occupations and work. Part II prohibits the employment of adolescents and children in hazardous work as listed in the Schedule.
Entry dates region
Date of entry into force
Related Text region
Payment of Wages Act, 1936 (No. IV of 1936).
Mines Act, 1923 (No. IV of 1923).
Pakistan Penal Code (XLV of 1860).
Sindh Terms of Employment (Standing Orders) Act, 2015 (Sindh Act No.XI of 2016).
Sindh Factories Act, 2015 (Sindh Act No. XIII of 2016).
Sindh Employees Social Security Act, 2016 (Sindh Act No.VI of 2016).
Sindh Workers Compensation Act, 2016 (Act No.VII of 2016),
Sindh Minimum Wages Act, 2015 (Sindh Act No.VIII of 2016).
Sindh Employees Old-Age Benefits Act, 2014 (Sindh Act No.X of 2015).
Sindh Shops and Commercial Establishment Act, 2015 (Sindh Act No. XVII of 2016).
Electronic source title
Provincial Assembly of Sindh, Pakistan