What are the differences between contract of service and contract for service?

I am aware that a contract of service is an agreement between an employer and an employee but I've also heard of what they call a contract for service and that they are different. What are the differences between contract of service and contract for service and how do you distinguish them from eachother?

  • user image

    No Name

    Here are the distinguishing difference between contract of service and contract for service. Contracto of service has an employer-employee relationship,employee does business for employer, may be covered by the Employment Act and includes terms of employment such as working hours, leave benefits, etc... while contract for service has a client-contractor type of relationship, contractors carry out business on their own account, are not covered by the Employment act and statutory benefits do not apply.

    2020.03.24 15:44

    Please leave your knowledge and opinion!

    Related Forums

    Can I still employ a person with disability?

    Fraud by the employees

    How do i apply for a work visa in Singapore?

    An agency I applied for is a fraud.

    What is the silver support scheme?

    Who manages employment disputes in Singapore?