Important information from the Department for Business, Innovation and SkillsIn 2013 the Coalition Government consulted on reforms to recruitment sector legislation. The Government has today published a consultation on specific proposed changes to the legislation. The consultation also outlines a proposal to ban employment agencies and employment businesses recruiting from other EEA countries without advertising in Great Britain and In English.
1. Recruitment sector: changes to the regulatory framework including stopping EEA-only recruitment – Consultations – GOV.UK
This consultation seeks views on proposed changes to the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations. Government intends to keep regulations which provide protection for work-seekers, but remove some business to business regulation and simplify the legislation where possible.
Also proposed is a ban on employment agencies and businesses from recruiting solely from other European Economic Area (EEA) countries without advertising in Great Britain. The Government has also today published….