Benefits Of Applying For A Work Permit With Cekindo
Getting a Work Permit in Vietnam
Vietnam Immigration Laws mandate foreigners working in Vietnam secure a Vietnam Work Permit or Work Visa to comply with local regulations.
Several factors contribute to the high demand for foreign employees in Vietnam. The most important ones are:
COVID-related Updated for 2021 & 2022
Following the current public health situation (coronavirus pandemic), foreigners who are experts, business managers, high-tech workers, and have a certificate showing a negative test result for COVID-19, issued by competent authorities of the host country and approved by Vietnam MOH (Ministry of Health), will be allowed to enter Vietnam. Furthermore, you must be fully vaccinated against the virus. However, you must be strictly isolated at established accommodation for 8 days to ensure safety measures and prevent the spread of the virus.
Work Permit in Vietnam – What You Need to Know
A Work Permit enables foreign workers in Vietnam to be employed and conduct business activities that result in profits. Foreign investors who have companies in Vietnam can be exempted from work permit applications.
A Work Permit is issued for 12-24 months and can be renewed. The length of the application process is estimated to take 20 working days
To be eligible to apply for a Work Permit to be employed in Vietnam, the following conditions are to be satisfied:
Furthermore, the following documents are to be submitted. Note that incomplete documents may result in your application process being delayed by the authority.
Benefits of having a Temporary Residence Card in Vietnam
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Vietnam Investor Visa
In addition to a work permit and temporary residence card, another type of visa that appeals to foreigners in Vietnam is Investor Visa. Investor Visa, also known as DT Visa, is available for foreign investors and foreign lawyers having their legal practice in Vietnam.