Changing Dependant’s Visa to Work Permit
Through this service, employers can submit a request for changing a dependant’s visa to a work permit.
- Download and fill out the Changing Dependants Visa to Work Permit PDF (650 KB) form.
- Submit the application form along with the required documents at the Clients Services Desk at LMRA, first floor. You will be informed once the application is approved or rejected.
|Required Document||Special Consideration|
|Changing Dependants Visa to Work Permit PDF (650 KB)||Original|
|Dependant’s ID card or passport||Copy|
|No objection letter from the husband or the father||Original|
|Husband or father passport or Identity card||Copy|
|Approval from the concerned ministry or committee or Central Bank of Bahrain, etc.) if the occupation needs specialisation||Original|
- For occupations that require specialisation (doctors, teachers, engineers, insurance, Banking Sector), the applicant must submit the approval from the concerned ministry or committee or Central Bank of Bahrain, etc...
- Dependant’s ID card will not be changed and Dependant’s Residence Permit will not be changed.
|Service Counter||Client Services Counter at LMRA’s Headquarters, Mina Salman (For Clearing offices)|
|Contact Centre||+973 17506055|
|Centre||Area||Day||Service Counter Hours|
|LMRA Front Offices||Manama||Sunday - Thursday||7:30 AM - 7:00 PM|
|Mina Salman (For Clearing offices)||Mina Salman||Sunday - Thursday||7:30 AM - 7:00 PM|
|Seef Mall (Al Muharraq)||Al Muharraq||Saturday - Thursday||8:00 AM - 8:00 PM|
Phone Service Hours: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM
DownloadsChanging Dependants Visa to Work Permit PDF (650 KB)
Last Update: Sunday 3 October 2021