Implementation of Labor Rules 2075 (2018)

June, 2018


On May 27, 2018, the Government of Nepal enacted the new Labor Rules 2075 (2018) ("Labor Rules"), which are formulated under the new Labor Act 2074 (2017)("Labor Act"). The Labor Rules came into effect immediately..The Labor Rules repealed the previous Labor Rules 2050 (1993), which were in force for over two decades. The Labor Rules provide additional guidance on various provisions in the Labor Act. 

Summary of Major Provisions

Please refer below for a summary of the Labor Rules' major provisions:

The following chart explains in further detail the Labor Act's major provisions and the Labor Rules’ clarifications in further detail....

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