Immigration services and the process of THB for labour exploitation

The process of THB for labour exploitation has six steps or aspects: recruitment, entry and identity, residence status, housing, work, and financial aspects. These are all things traffickers have to organise before they can start profiting from the exploitation of others. Each of these aspects provides a point of intervention for an organisation. In this section, we describe the role of immigration services regarding:

Barrier model

The Dutch authorities apply the so-called barrier model to these six aspects of THB for labour exploitation.

Read more general information on the process of THB for labour exploitation.