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Expatriate and Domestic Expatriate Employees and Their Equivalents Enrolment with LMRA

Through this service, expatriate employees and domestic expatriate employees and their equivalents entering the Kingdom of Bahrain for the first time need to enroll with LMRA. The Process involves taking a fresh picture upon arrival, fingerprints, IRIS and signature of the employee as these will be used to issue his ID card.

Process Description

  1. Proceed to the LMRA counters at the Bahrain International Airport to provide the work permit and the passport and undergo the Biometric Details (Fingerprint) and IRIS. If it is not possible to enroll while at the airport, please visit the Expatriate Services Centres within one month of arrival.

Required Documents

Required document Special Considerations
Work permit Original
Passport or ID card Original

Expatriate Services Centres

Expatriate Services Centre Sitra Industrial Area

Services offered
  1. Collecting Biometric Details (Fingerprint) and IRIS for all Expatriate Employees.
  2. Intention to Transfer
Services Access
Appointments Only
Gender
Male, Female and families
Area
Sitra Industrial Area
Location
Sheikh Salman Al-Fatah Road
Day
Sunday - Thursday
Time
7:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Expatriate Services Centre Riffa - Buhair

Services offered
  1. Collecting Biometric Details (Fingerprint) and IRIS for Expatriate Employees and Domestic Expatriate Employees and Their Equivalents.
  2. Intention to Transfer.
Services Access
Appointments Only
Area
Riffa - Buhair
Day
Sunday - Thursday
Time
7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Last Update: Wednesday 16 March 2022