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Applications & Registrations

Work Permit Services

  • Fees- QR 500 for new application
  • Last Updated 15 Feb, 2021
  • Service Type : E-Service
  • Service Mode : Hybrid (Online and Offline)
  • Service Provider : Ministry of Administrative Development Labor and Social Affairs
  • Service Classification : G2B
  • Topic : Business and Finance, Employment and Workplace, Visas and Official Documents
Intended Audience
Visitor:Business Owner
Citizen:Parent, Business Owner, Employee


This service allows private and joint-stock companies to request a new work permit for any applicant who is not under the sponsorship of an employer and wants to work with a contract for them, through submitting an application for ordinary and major professions, with the required documents, especially for sub-professions.

Online Instructions

  • Click on "E-Services and E-Forms" from the "Services" menu on the website of the Ministry of Administrative Development, Labor, and Social Affairs (MADLSA), and then choose "Recruitment" Department.
  • Select "Work Permit e-Services", and then click on "Apply" in the service page.
  • Enter the required information (Establishment Number, QID, and Mobile Number, which is registered with the same QID).
  • Tick the Captcha checkbox, and then click on "Submit".
  • Enter the verification code sent to your mobile number.
  • Fill out the required information in the application form and attach the necessary documents.
  • Tick the checkbox "I, the applicant, certify that all the above data is correct, and I bear responsibility in the event that otherwise is proven."
  • Submit your request.


  • QR 500 for new application
  • QR 120 for new application (Gulf)
  • QR 100 for replacement

Additional Information

  • The service is available for private and joint-stock companies.
  • The required documents for the service include attachments that the system determines automatically according to the type of the application.
  • For more information on the service's terms and conditions, required documents, and detailed steps, you can check the User Guide and login instructions.
  • For more details, you can check the service information page on MADLSA website.

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