Work Permit For Golden Visa Holders

  • Expatriate must have a (valid ) golden Visa .
  • Commercial register must have no offenses .
  • Expatriate’s passport must at least have 6 months validity .
  • If the expatriates current status is ( To_Be_ Renewed ) and still has not expired , then termination form must be attached to enable LMRA to cancel the workpermit without charging administrative fees charges , and to immediately apply for a local employment permit for the expatriate .


Work Permit For Golden Visa Holders

  • Copy of the expatriates smart card ( if available)
  • Copy of the golden visa
  • Copy of the passport
  • Bilingual contract ( should contain Arabic Language) printed and stamped on the company’s letterhead or government document.
  • No objection certificate to be attached from the concerned authority for specialized occupations .
  • Copy of the applicant’s smart card from both sides ( optional)
  • Copy of the commercial register certificate or proof of property ownership if applying for businessman permit


Work Permit For Golden Visa Holders

  • 172 BD , for one year including the work permit fees and basic health fees
  • 250 BD , for 1 year for permits obtained via parallel Bahrainization
  • 5 BD , Administrative fees charges that will be charged to the monthly invoice of the commercial register
  • Note , The fees is collected during the application of the service or charged to the monthly invoice


Work Permit For Golden Visa Holders

  • 10 Working days

Relevant Government Services Directory

This eService allows you to perform the listed government services. For more information you can visit the service directory page.

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