Updated to reflect the 2017 implementation dates for the wage protection system (WPS).
Updated to include information on rules for collective redundancies, introduced by ministerial resolution.
Updated to reflect legislative provisions on the employment protection available for employees on temporary and casual employment contracts.
Updated to include information on additional terms that must be incorporated in written contracts of employment.
Updated to reflect an increase from 6% in the minimum number of nationals to be trained and requirement for apprentices to pay training costs where they fail then to work for the employer.
An employment law guide to health and safety in Saudi Arabia, covering duties on employers and employees, safety representatives, enforcement and penalties, and compensation for occupational injury or illness.
An employment law guide to equal opportunities in Saudi Arabia, covering harassment and sexual harassment, positive action and remedies and penalties.
An employment law guide to industrial relations in Saudi Arabia, covering trade unions, collective bargaining and agreements, informing and consulting employees, and industrial action.
Useful online resources on employment law in Saudi Arabia.
HR and legal information and guidance relating to Saudi Arabia.