Vietnamese women riding bicycle, Mekong River Delta, Vietnam

Article 51. Responsibilities of People’s Committees of different levels

Article 51. Responsibilities of People’s Committees of different levels

  1. To organize the implementation of the law on foreigners’ entry into, exit from, transit through and residence in Vietnam.
  2. To direct their professional agencies to perform the management of foreigners’ residence in their localities in accordance with this Law.
  3. To conduct dissemination and education of the law on entry, exit and residence to foreigners in their localities.
  4. To conduct inspection and examination, settle complaints and denunciations, and handle violations of the law on foreigners’ entry into, exit from, transit through and residence in their localities.
  5. In addition to the provisions of Clauses 1, 2, 3 and 4 of this Article, People’s Committees of communes, wards and townships must grasp the operations of accommodation establishments and manage foreigners’ residence and activities in their localities.