What is the maximum age allowed for a Foreign Domestic Worker?

Work Permit Department will ordinarily not issue a Work Permit to an applicant who is fifty years or older. However, if the FDW has been working prior to reaching the age of 50, WPD will consider waiving this rule when the would-be employer applies to employ her before her current work permit expires.

However, there will be no more renewal when the FDW turns 60 - the mandatory retirement age for an FDW.

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