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Employment of Young Persons (Industry) Regulations (L.N. 86 of 1980) (Cap. 57C).
Hong Kong Special Administrative Region
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
Women and Young Persons (Industry) Regulations 1980
Cap 57C Empowering
Cap 57C reg 1 (Repealed 7 of 2001 s. 14)
Cap 57C reg 2 Interpretation
Cap 57C reg 3 Application
Cap 57C reg 4 Employment in underground work
Cap 57C reg 5 Employment in dangerous trades
Cap 57C reg 6 Carrying of weights by young persons
Cap 57C reg 7 Facilities for resting
Cap 57C reg 8 General conditions as to hours of employment of young persons
Cap 57C reg 9 Notice fixing hours of employment
Cap 57C reg 10 (Repealed L.N. 229 of 1997)
Cap 57C reg 11 Employment on shift work
Cap 57C reg 12 (Repealed L.N. 41 of 1988)
Cap 57C reg 13 Prohibition of work during meal or rest intervals
Cap 57C reg 14 Rest days
Cap 57C reg 15 Rest day not to be changed without permission of Commissioner
Cap 57C reg 16 Register of young persons employed in industrial undertaking
Cap 57C reg 17 (Repealed L.N. 407 of 1992)
Cap 57C reg 18 Penalty for contravention of regulation 4 or 5
Cap 57C reg 19 Penalty for contravention of regulation 8(1), 9, 11(2), 13, 14, 15 or 16
Cap 57C reg 20 Penalty for contravention of regulation 7
Cap 57C reg 21 Penalty for contravention of regulation 6
Basic Text region
Employment Ordinance 1968 (Cap. 57).
Amending Text region
Women and Young Persons (Industry) (Amendment) Regulations. L.N. 41.
Women and Young Persons (Industry) (Amendment) Regulation 1997 (L.N. 229 of 1997).
Employment (Amendment) Ordinance 2001 (No. 7 of 2001).
Employment of Young Persons (Industry) (Amendment) Regulations (L.N. 91 of 2002).
Electronic source title
Hong Kong E-Legislation (HKeL), Department of Justice
Department of Justice
CHN92918.pdf (PDF of Regulations as amended to 7/6/2002)