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Order No. 6 of 1979 (Employment of Juveniles)
Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons
Adopted on (Date of text)
Scope of text
Type of legislation (Type of text)
Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Made pursuant to the Labour Law for the Private Sector, 1976. Sets forth the occupations in which a juvenile under the age of 16 years may not be employed.
Basic Text region
Amiri Decree Law No. 23 of 1976 to promulgate the Labour Law for the private sector.
Repealing Text region
Ministerial Order No. 23 of 2013 determining the cases, circumstances and any other conditions, governing the employment of minors, and determining the occupations, industries and dangerous and hazardous works in which minors may not be employed or which may be harmful to their health, safety or ethical behavior in accordance with the various age stages.
Electronic source title
Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs