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Every foreigner who intends to work in Brunei Darussalam must have a valid Employment Visa authorised by the Department of Immigration and National Registration and is issued at the Brunei Embassy or High Commisioner.


Exemption from Employment Visa/Pass

  • Malaysian and Singaporean are exempted from employment visa


Validity of Employment Visa

  • Maximum length of the validity of visa is 3 months


Processing

  • 5 working days


Fees of the Visa Application

  • Single Entry - B$20.00


Prerequisite Entry Requirement

  • The employer must have a quota license from the Labour Department
  • Approval letter from the work pass section of the Immigration and National Registration Department
  • The worker should have a valid passport/travel document recognised by the Brunei Director of Immigration and National Registration.
  • The passport must have a validity of 6 months before entering the country.


How do I apply for an Employment Visa/ Pass for a Company?

  • To apply this visa, the employer is required to lodge the visa application personally directly to the work pass section of the department


What do I have to provide to get a Employment Visa/ Pass for a Company?

  • The following are relevant document required to bring along in order to apply an Employment Visa/Pass for this category;

 

Required Document

Amount of Copies

Malaysia/ Singapore Nationality

Other Nationalities

1.

Application Letter from the Employer to the Director of Immigration and National Registration

2

Y

Y

2.

Work Pass Application Form (Bur 23)

2

Y

Y

3.

Visa Form

1

N

Y

4.

Passport Photo

2

Y

Y

5.

Photocopy of Passport

1

Y

Y

6.

Photocopy of Identity Card

1

Y

N

7.

* Bur 500 Form

1

Y

Y

8.

* Labour License

1

Y

Y

9.

** Monthly Statement

1

Y

Y

10.

Project Offer Letter

1

Y

Y


* Original copy should be produce at the counter
** Monthly statement is a requirement if the employee has not produce every 3 months

Note : Every new immigrant worker is required to undergo a blood test at least one week after the arrival date


How do I apply for an Employment Visa/Pass for a Domestic Worker?

  • To apply this visa, the employer is required to lodge the visa application personally to the work pass section of the department

What do I have to provide to get a Employment Visa/ Pass for a Domestic Worker?

  • The following are relevant document required to bring along to apply for an Employment Visa/Pass for this category;

 

Required Document

Amount of Copies

Malaysia/ Singapore Nationality

Other Nationalities

1.

Application Letter from the Employer to the Director of Immigration and National Registration

2

Y

Y

2.

Testify Letter from Employer

1

Y

Y

3.

Application Form 23 (Bur 23)

1

Y

Y

4.

Passport Photo

2

Y

Y

5.

Photocopy of Passport

1

Y

Y

6.

Visa Application Form

1

X

Y

7.

* Labour License

1

Y

Y

* Original copy should be produced at the counter

Note : Every new immigrant worker is required to undergo a blood test at least one week after the arrival date

 


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