Short Term Expedited Work Permit up to 45 days Immigration Department

Overview

Short Term Expedited Work Permit up to 45 days (under trial period extended until July 31, 2017)

Israeli Immigration Authority – The Population, Immigration and Border Authority (The Ministry of the Interior)  (“PIBA”) takes additional measures to address Israeli Immigration challenges.  This includes a new procedure, revised and extended, including an option to file a 45 Days Visa applications allowing approval to be issued within 6 working days from submission of the application (The procedure allowed applications up to 30 days per year cycle, now being extended to up to 45 days per year cycle).

The  Short Term Expedited Work Permit is available for nationals exempt from visa being issued in advance and prior of entry to Israel.

The list of countries with which Israel has a visa exemption agreement can be found at the following link:

http://mfa.gov.il/MFA_Graphics/MFA%20Gallery/Consular%20forms/VisaRequirements.pdf

Note that the 45 Days’ Work Visas CANNOT be Extended, beyond 45 Days per year cycle, and can be used as one time application or accumulated, per employee!

Applications for Long Term Visas are available ONLY AFTER the employee will leave Israel as long as the Expert will meet the Long Term Visa terms.

For more information, please do not hesitate to contact our firm at info@dglaw.co.il