Below are required dossiers for work permit application for foreign workers in Vietnam:

1. Experts:

NO.

DOCUMENTS

QUANTITY

1

Proposal for issue of work permit made by employer

01

2

Health certificate (valid for 12 months)

01

3

Foreign criminal record or Vietnamese criminal record in case the expat has entered Vietnam

01

4

University Degree upwards or equivalent, employment certificates proving the foreign worker has at least 3 years experience in the same position and document stating his/her intended job in Vietnam issued by foreign enterprise

01

5

Approval for employment of foreign laborer issued by provincial/municipal People’s Committee or decision approving of a contractor recruiting foreign workers

01

6

4cm x 6cm sized photo

02

7

Certified copy of passport

01

Documents proving legal status of organizations or enterprises (investment certificates, business registration certificates...)

01

 

2. Technicians:

NO.

DOCUMENTS

QUANTITY

1

Proposal for issue of work permit made by employer

01

2

Health certificate (valid for 12 months)

01

3

Foreign criminal record or Vietnamese criminal record in case the expat has entered Vietnam

01

4

Certificate of at least 1 year of training in technique field or other fields and certificate of minimum 3 years of experience in the same major as the trained major

01

5

Approval for employment of foreign laborer issued by provincial/municipal People’s Committee or decision approving of a contractor recruiting foreign workers

01

6

4cm x 6cm sized photo

02

7

Certified copy of passport

01

Documents proving legal status of organizations or enterprises (investment certificates, business registration certificates...)

01

 

*** Notice:

- Documents made in foreign languages are subject to notarized translation.

- Legal documents issued or certified by foreign enterprises or organizations shall undergo consular authentication with their Vietnamese translations enclosed.

- If you face difficulty providing any documents among the list above, contact Viet Uy Tin for quotation and the most exact processing time.