This service applies to Non-Namibian citizens who wish to obtain a Temporary Employment permits to work in Namibia.People can apply for a Temporary Employment Permit for two options: 3 months or 6 months’ work visa. This can be done through either one of the options below:
Click here to visit our NamBizOne e-Service portal to apply or click the apply button above.
Visit our website at www.mha.gov.na/download-forms to download the forms.
Visit our counter at the Immigration and Citizenship Department at the Ministry of Home Affairs and Immigration to collect the forms.
NOTE: Over the counter applications will be gradually phased out therefore, it's encouraged to make use of the NamBizOne e-Service portal.
You will be informed of the outcome of your application through a letter which is sent by post, email or fax. The applicant's passport is endorsed upon receipt of payment.
Documents to be submitted
Online applications requires all of the documents stated below:
Certified copy of passport;
Certified copy of Qualifications,
Detailed motivation Letter from applicants/companies,
Confirmation from Local Company/Institutions.
In addition to above documents, the 6 months work visa also require:
NOTE: For over the counter submissions, fully completed forms must be submitted together with the documents stated above.
Online applications through the NamBizOne e-Service portal can be done anytime.
Over the counter:
Monday – Friday (excluding public holiday)
0800 – 1230 hrs
1400 – 1600 hrs
Service Turnaround time
3 working days
Non-refundable handling fee of N$ 80.00
Payment for a 3 months’ work visa N$ 390.00
Payment for a 6 months’ work visa N$ 780.00
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