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Temporary Work Permit Ceiling Increase

Through this service, employers can request for increasing the ceiling number of temporary work permits.

Process Description

  1. Submit a request for a temporary work permit ceiling increase through LMRA EMS system.
  2. Upload the required documents for the ceiling increase.

Required Documents

Required document Special Considerations
Commercial registration Copy
Recent bank statement of the establishment Copy
For private sector: Latest paid electricity bill Copy
Photos from the interior and the exterior of the establishment premises Copy
Proof of work volume (example: awarded project's contracts supported with construction permits if the company is working in the construction sector, or invoices of imported products from outside Bahrain, supported by the customs invoices if the company is working in the retail import and export sector, or copies of vehicles ownership owned by the company if the company is working in the transport sector, or customs papers verifying the shipment of goods if the company is working in loading and unloading activities) Copy

Service Access

Service Counter Client Services Counter at LMRA’s Headquarters.
EMS system https://www.lmra.gov.bh/EMS_Web/
e-Support https://services.lmra.bh/e-support/
Contact Centre +973 1 750 6055

Working Hours

Service Counter Hours: 7:30 AM – 2:30 PM

Phone Service Hours: 7:30 AM – 3:30 PM

Last Update: Tuesday 23 August 2016