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PageTitle Service Name - Applying for a work permit

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Applying for a Work Permit

Service Description
This service allows residents to issue a work permit at Kuwait -  
Eligibility or Criteria
Unrequired -  
Required Documents
Original signature authorization and a copy -  
Copy of the employee's passport, provided that the job stated must correspond to the activity practiced -  
Scientific certificate attested by the entities concerned for scientific job applicants -  
Authenticated copy of the wage transfer certificate from the Work Inspection Department stamped by the Reception or Coordination or Employment Sections. This wage transfer certificate is estimated by the Work Department in the governorate from which the employer's file is issued -  
Declaration and undertaking letter from the employer to the Employment Section for Egyptian applicants -  
Recent stamp with the original signature authorization -  
Visit the Work Department at the Ministry of Social Affairs and Labour in the governorate you refer to and submit the required documents
Fill the service application form
Pay the fees due
0 KD Variable fees
10 KD Fixed Fees
Downloadable Forms
Work Permit Form



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