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Your Rights and Obligations – Immigration Facts for Workers

An information booklet has been produced to assist workers from overseas to know their rights and help reduce the incidence of exploitation.

The information booklet entitled 'Your rights and obligations – immigration facts for workers', covers basic protections and entitlements, work rights, visa choices, employer obligations and using a migration agent for overseas workers.

The booklet also includes contact details for the department, Unions Australia, Fair Work Australia, the Office of the Migration Agents Registration Authority (Office of the MARA) and the Translating and Interpreting Service.
See: Your Rights and Obligations – Immigration Facts for Workers ( 35KB PDF file)

The information booklet, has been translated into several languages based on the main nationalities of vulnerable or illegal workers in Australia.
See:


Chinese Simplified (319KB PDF file)
Hindi (386KB PDF file)
Indonesian (277KB PDF file)
Korean (545KB PDF file)
Malay (478KB PDF file)
Tagalog (545KB PDF file)

Last reviewed Wednesday 27 August 2014