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Work Permits Ceiling Increase

Through this service, employers can request for increasing the ceiling number of work permits. The increase can be up to 6 or 10 work permits depends on the CR activity.

Process Description

  1. Submit a request for a 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 (not older than 6 months) Copy
Latest electricity bill (not older than 6 months) 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 - Depends on the CR activity) Copy

Service Access

Service Counter Headquarters, Mina Salman, Seef Mall - Al Muharraq
EMS system
Contact Centre +973 17506055

Working Hours

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

Last Update: Wednesday 12 October 2022