Labour Dept announces revised counter operating hours

Azlan Othman

The Labour Department informed the public on the revised service hours from tomorrow. For receiving applications, the service will be from 8.30am-11am and 2pm-3.30pm and receiving payment from 8.30am-11am and 2pm-2.45pm.

The applications for renewal foreign workers Licence and Domestic Service Licence can still be submitted to a box at the lobby as well as all branches.

Meeting with the officers is still not available, the department said.

Members of the public will be required to scan a BruHealth QR code prior to entry and upon exit. The initiative was made in support of the country’s efforts to stem the spread of COVID-19.

For any query, complaint or appointment, members of the public are advised to contact the department via email at [email protected] or call Finance Division at 2383006 ext 2301/2302/2300; Foreign Worker’s License Section at 2383006 ext 3211/3200; Domestic Services Licence Division at 2383006 ext 3107; Employment Agency Division at 2383006 ext 1074/2102; Compensation Section at 2383006 ext 2203/2205; and Division of Research and Statistics (Census) at 2383 006 ext 4503/4504.

For Law Enforcement Division’s Work Dispute Resolution contact 2381848/729 8989 while Inspection Unit (Address Verification) at 2383006 ext 4214.

For the Belait District Labour Department branch, members of the public can contact 3331549; Tutong District Branch at 4221408 and Temburong District Branch at 5221256, or for general inquiries at 2383006/2380256.