Aliens (Employment) (Visiting Forces) Order, 1952

JurisdictionUK Non-devolved
CitationSI 1952/221

1952 No. 221

The Aliens (Employment) (Visiting Forces) Order, 1952

6thFebruary 1952

11thFebruary 1952

In pursuance of the powers conferred upon me by Article 11 and paragraph (2) of Article 17 of the Aliens Order, 1920(a), as subsequently amended, I hereby order as follows:—

1. An alien to whom this Order applies shall not—

(a) enter into, or continue in, any employment in the service of an employer in Great Britain without the permission of the Minister of Labour and National Service or in Northern Ireland without the permission of the Ministry of Labour and National Insurance for Northern Ireland; or

(b) become, or continue to be, engaged in any business, profession or occupation for reward, otherwise than in employment in the service of an employer, in the United Kingdom without the permission of the Secretary of State:

Provided that an alien may—

(a) continue in any employment in the service of an employer if before the coming into operation of this Order he entered into that employment with the permission of the Minister of Labour and National Service or the Ministry of Labour and National Insurance for Northern Ireland;

(b) continue to be engaged in any business, profession or occupation for reward, otherwise than in employment in the service of an employer, if before the coming into operation of this Order he engaged in that business, profession or occupation with the permission of the Secretary of State.

2. Exemption from the provisions of this Order may be granted in writing to any alien by or on behalf of the Secretary of State, and any exemption so granted may be for a specified period and subject to conditions and may be cancelled or varied by or on behalf of the Secretary of State.

3. This Order applies to—

(a) any alien who, being a member of the naval, military or air forces of any of the foreign Powers specified in the Aliens (Restriction) (Visiting Forces) Direction, 1952(b) (namely, Belgium, Denmark, France, Iceland, Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Norway, Portugal or the United States of America),—

(i) is released from actual service with any of the said forces;

(ii) is on leave (not...

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