11 September 2017

Verification of Employment Contracts for Direct Hired OFWs

Please be informed that the Philippine Overseas Labor Office in Canberra (POLO-Canberra) will verify employment contracts of direct hired workers only for the following employers who are exempted from the ban on direct hiring:

      a.  Members of the diplomatic corps;
International organizations;
Heads of State and government officials with the rank of at least deputy minister.

This policy will be implemented while the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) is undergoing a review of the direct hiring policy.

For queries, please call POLO-Canberra at (02) 6273 8882 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..