Officials from Fuvahmulah City Council meet with LRA

Deputy Mayor, Director General and Director of Fuvahmulah City Council met with officials of Labour Relations Authority on 10th October 2019, in a meeting held at Labour Relations Authority.

This meeting was held at the request of the City Council, to discuss employment related issues and the subject of undocumented expatriate employees. It was discussed in the meeting to set an easy mechanism for registration of expatriates in the City Council, via the internet portal developed by Labour Relations Authority. Information about a mobile application developed by the City Council to collect data on expatriates living in Fuvahmulah, along with a plan to give a registration card by the Council to every registered expatriate, was also shared by the council. In addition, discussions were held on how to properly maintain records of expatriates arriving and leaving the island.