Work & Residence Permit

Employment and training of foreigners in Turkey are subject to prior work permit.

The Labor and Social Security Ministry is the authority to apply for work permit.

The Labor and Social Security Ministry reviews the work permit applications and responds within 30 days after consultations with other relevant public and professional institutions.

Issued work permit substitutes for a residence permit within its validity.

To obtain a residence permit, foreigners are required to declare the reason of residence, their financial status and how they will ensure their economic survival in Turkey. Spouse and children below 18 are allowed to stay with their family during their residence period.

For foreigners who are not required to obtain a work permit and/or residence permit, please contact Elit Global. Regulations and required documents are available upon request.

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Work permit / Residence permit
- work permit
- residence permit
- arrival / temporary accomodation
- airport to hotel transfer service
- preview trips
- orientation
- home search
- school search/registration follow up
- driving licence transfer