On June 20, 2013, the Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security issued the Implementation Measures for Administrative Licensing for Labor Dispatch (hereinafter referred to as the "Measures”), effective as of July 1, 2013.

Recently, to implement the Measures, the human resources and social security in many regions successively issued related notices providing operability provisions regarding handling the application, jurisdiction and the materials to be submitted, etc.. So far, Shanghai Municipal, Zhejiang Province, Jiangxi Province have announced relevant notice..

KWM Comments: Many regions issued related notices for implementing the Measures. These notices provide operational guidelines for labor dispatch enterprises. The employers who hired dispatched staff should pay attention and examine the qualifications of labor dispatch enterprises in avoidance of legal risks.