About migrant worker abuse

john luke made this Official Information request to Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment

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From: john luke

Dear Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment,

This is a request under the OIA.

I noted on the recent news:

https://www.stuff.co.nz/business/1153348...

I would like to know how many employer has been deport it under the mentioned immigration act (Employers who offend within 10 years of getting residency can have their right to live here revoked if they are successfully prosecuted for migrant worker abuse.
) since the inception of the such law? Also, I would like to know if they are not been deported, what other punishment they will get under the immigration law and do you have status on how many migrant bosses who badly exploit migrant workers been charged under the immigration law?

Yours faithfully,

john luke

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From: Alex Corkill
Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment


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Dear John

 

On behalf of the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment I
acknowledge your email of 5 September 2019 requesting under the Official
Information Act 1982 (the Act), the following:

 

This is a request under the OIA.

I noted on the recent news:

[1]https://www.stuff.co.nz/business/1153348...

I would like to know how many employer has been deport it under the
mentioned immigration act (Employers who offend within 10 years of getting
residency can have their right to live here revoked if they are
successfully prosecuted for migrant worker abuse.

) since the inception of the such law? Also, I would like to know if they
are not been deported, what other punishment they will get under the
immigration law and do you have status on how many migrant bosses who
badly exploit migrant workers been charged under the immigration law?

 

Your request is being processed in accordance with the Act and a response
will be sent to you in due course. If you have any enquiries regarding
your request feel free to contact us via email [2][MBIE request email] or
using the contact details below.

 

 

Nāku noa, nā,

 

 

Katie Wellington

MANAGER, MINISTERIAL SERVICES

 

Corporate, Governance and Information

Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment

Level 4, 15 Stout Street, PO Box 1473, Wellington 6140

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