Updates: Fastest way to apply for Vietnam working visa and Word Permit for Foreigner

A foreigner who comes to Vietnam for service sales activities needs to report to the local department of labor, invalids and social affairs in the document including information of name, date of birth, nationality, passport Number, working duration in Vietnam, details of business activities in Vietnam. This report must be sent through fax, post, at office… within 7 working days before this foreigner arrives.

As a person planning to enter Vietnam for business purpose, you might know that Vietnam working visa and work permit are important documents which allow you to get into and work in Vietnam legally. Owing to their importance, Greenvisa has compiled detailed information that helps you to easily get them.

Vietnam Working Visa

Vietnam working visa (business visa Vietnam) which is categorized as visa DN, DT, or LV (aka B3 and B4 visa type) is issued for those traveling to Vietnam for business-related purposes. A Vietnam visa is usually valid for three months (single or multiple entries) or even six months to 1 year.

Actually, there are some legitimate methods for you to get Vietnam working visa. For example, you can either choose to get a Vietnam visa on arrival by submitting an online application or apply for a Vietnam Embassy visa by paying a visit to the embassy nearby your place.

No matter which method you choose to apply for a visa, you must satisfy all of the Vietnam working visa requirements. Below are some necessary documents for a Vietnam work visa application that you need to prepare:

  • Original passport
  • Vietnam business visa application form
  • A color picture was taken within 6 months from the application date
  • Letter of clearance
  • Visa application fee

A - HOW TO APPLY FOR WORKING PERMIT IN VIETNAM?

Updates: Fastest way to apply for Vietnam Working Visa and Work Permit for Foreigner

Vietnam Working Permit

1. Required Documents:

+ Request for work permit form. (employer need to prepare, the new form issued in April 2014).
+ Health check certification.
+ Criminal records (issued within 180 days), if applicants have stayed more than 6 months in Vietnam, they will have to provide both Vietnamese criminal records, & the criminal record from their home countries.
+ Degree (in university or higher).
+ Working experience confirmation document from former employers.
+ Passports ( Copy).

+ Approval document from Committee which allows employers to use Foreign workers.
+ Employer’s Business certification.
+ Passport size photos (2).

2. Processing Time: 40 working days

3. Service Fee: USD $320

B - WHAT WILL HAPPEN IF I WORK IN VIETNAM WITHOUT WORKING PERMIT

Yes, You can. If you are in one of the following cases:
+ Working duration is less than 3 months.

+ Members of a limited company which consists of more than 1 member.

+ Owner of 01 member limited company in Vietnam.

+ Members of BOD at a joint-stock company.

+ Foreign lawyer with a law practice license issued by the Ministry of justice.

+ Doing service sales activities for a foreign company in Vietnam.

C - THE NAME OF EMPLOYER ON WORKING PERMIT CAN BE CHANGED? IF YES, WHAT ARE REQUIREMENTS? COST AND PROCESSING TIME?

Yes, You can change employers names on the work permit, there are two cases up on your job title:

Case 1: You still have the same title as at the old company. The requirements are below:

+ Your Work Permit.

+ Former employer’s confirmation, we provide form, they just need to sign + stamp.

+ Copy of your new employer’s business registration certificate (must be notarized).

+ Your passport.

+ 4 photos of you (3x4cm size), taken with 6 months without wearing glasses.

Case 2: You have a different Job title at the new company. The applications consist of:

+ Your Work Permit.

+ Former employer’s confirmation, we provide form, they just need to sign + stamp.

+ A copy of your new employer’s business registration certificate ( must be notarized).

+ Your passport.

+ 4 photos of you (3x4cm size), taken with 6 months without wearing glasses.

+ Your Degree.

+ Health check certificate.

D -  BEST ADVICE: DOING SERVICES SALES ACTIVITIES IN VIETNAM

BEST ADVICE: DOING SERVICES SALES ACTIVITIES IN VIETNAM

A foreigner who comes to Vietnam for service sales activities needs to report to the local department of labor, invalids and social affairs in the document including information of name, date of birth, nationality, passport Number, working duration in Vietnam, details of business activities in Vietnam. This report must be sent through fax, post, at office… within 7 working days before this foreigner arrives.

For Example:

If a foreigner is about to do sales activities for his company’s service in Hanoi from May 16th, 2013, his report must have been sent to the Hanoi department of labor, invalid and social affair by May 7th, 2013.

www.visaonlinevietnam.com

Share:

News

Planning Your First Trip to Vietnam

Posted on Friday Nov 18 2022 05:56. Category: Useful information

Planning Your First Trip to Vietnam

If you are planning a visit to Vietnam and have never been to SE Asia before, we offer you our Vietnam travel tips but be prepared for a bit of culture shock. The traffic is horrendous, many people don’t speak English, the food is not what you’re used to, and cleanliness standards are quite different.

Read more
How to apply super emergency or expedite Vietnam visa for Tet holiday 2023?

Super emergency visa services provided by the Vietnam Immigration Department during Tet holidays (out of time of official working hours) can ensure continuous and smooth entry of foreign visitors. So many people know this service as HOLIDAY VISA or LAST MINUTES VISA/ IMMEDIATE SERVICE to guarantee for their flight to Vietnam without any mistakes.

Read more
5 understandings for foreigners go to Vietnam on the first time

If you haven’t ever been to Vietnam but the next destination for your holidays is Vietnam.  Finding out understandings and preparing to the trip is very essentials.

Read more
Where and How to get Vietnam Health Certificate for Foreigners?

Vietnam Health Certificate is a type of document that foreigners need to provide when they apply for Vietnam work permit. Where and how can foreigners get Vietnam Health Certificate?

Read more