A work permit – is a document of a prescribed form, on the basis of which a foreigner can work officially on the territory of Ukraine. Without a work permit, foreign citizens are not allowed to work in Ukraine, except the exceptions required by law. A work permit is usually issued for the period of 1 or 3 years. Also, the document may be issued for a period of less than 1 year. If there are grounds, an employment permit may be renewed an unlimited number of times.
FREQUENT PROBLEMS OF FOREIGNERS WITHOUT A WORK PERMIT IN UKRAINE
GROUNDS FOR DRAWING UP A WORK PERMIT IN UKRAINE
Employed by an entrepreneur
Employed in a company
In personal company
In foreign representation
In foreign banks
WORK PERMIT IN UKRAINE (6 MONTHS)
A work permit – is a document of a prescribed form, on the basis of which a foreigner can work officially on the territory of Ukraine during the period of 6 mounth. Without a work permit, foreign citizens are not allowed to work in Ukraine.
8950 uah 7570 uah
WORK PERMIT IN UKRAINE (1 YEAR)
A work permit – is a document of a prescribed form, on the basis of which a foreigner can work officially on the territory of Ukraine during the period of 1 year. Without a work permit, foreign citizens are not allowed to work in Ukraine.
12750 uah 11100 uah
WORK PERMIT IN UKRAINE (3 YEARS)
A work permit – is a document of a prescribed form, on the basis of which a foreigner can work officially on the territory of Ukraine during the period of 3 years. Without a work permit, foreign citizens are not allowed to work in Ukraine.
18550 uah 16572 uah
Registration of residence
Tax paying number
Registration of a private entrepreneur
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
QUESTION:For which categories of foreigners is needed a work permit? Are there any exceptions?
ANSWER:By the law is provided that an employer can employ a foreign citizen on the basis of a work permit. Work of the foreigner without obtaining a work permit would be violation the law and entail responsibility. But there are exceptions to this rule, for example, work permit is not necessary for employment of foreigners who have a permanent residence permit, refugees and also foreigners who have received permission to immigrate, professional athletes, artists, cultural workers and artists who work in the specialty in Ukraine, the clergy, as well as foreigners, who arrived in Ukraine for teach or research activities.
QUESTION:How to obtain a work permit?
ANSWER:To obtain a work permit, you must collect a package of documents and submit them to the Employment Center. The package of documents depends on the category of employee to which the foreigner belongs and has a number of nuances. A work permit is drawing up from a company or an individual entrepreneur who acts as an employer for a foreigner on a special blank.
QUESTION:How long does it take to get a work permit?
ANSWER:Statured period by law for consideration of documents is 7 working days. In practice, documents may be prepared earlier. It depends on the workload of the employment center and the number of applications applied to a commission.
QUESTION:For which period a work permit can be issued?
ANSWER:Work permit is issued for 1 year. It also provides for registration of work permit for a period of 6 months or less. For special categories of foreigners, permission can be issued for a period of 3 years.
QUESTION:What should I do if the work permit is expiring?
ANSWER:If there are grounds, a work permit can be renewed an unlimited number of times. It is important to observe the deadline for submitting documents for renewal: no later than 20 days before the expiration of the permit. In this case, you still need to take into consideration the time for the preparation of documents.
QUESTION:I lost my work permit. What should I do?
ANSWER:The procedure for the restoration of a work permit is not provided for by law. But do not be upset. If you have lost your work permit, you can make a new one, by first preparing documents explaining what happened to the previous permit.
QUESTION:If I have two jobs, can I work on the basis of one permit?
ANSWER:If you work on different positions within the same company or in different companies, regardless of the position for legal work, you need to issue a work permit for each position. The exception is 2 cases: if you belong to the category “foreign highly paid employee” and the part-time contract does not exceed the term of the main contract, or the part-time job may be in the case of a temporary absence of another employee in his position, for a period not exceeding 60 days in a calendar year.
QUESTION:Features of employment of a foreign employee.
ANSWER:Employment of a foreigner is differed from the usual procedure for employment of Ukrainian citizens. In addition to obtaining the work permit itself, it also is provided a period for which the employee must begin to perform their duties. Since the issuance of the permit, there are 90 days for official employment. The procedure involves a number of nuances. If you do not follow the procedure for official employment of foreigners, the work permit will be canceled.
QUESTION:In what cases can a work permit be annulled?
ANSWER:The employment permit is annulled if: the employer has broken the contract with a foreign employee, the migration service recognized the foreigner as a refugee, the employer did not timely submit a copy of the employment contract to the Employment Center, the employer submitted an application for cancellation of the work permit, an indication of invalid data was obtained during the registration of work permit, work on other terms.
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Tour operators and travel agencies
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State Migration Service of Ukraine
State Tax Inspectorate of Ukraine
Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine
Ministry of Justice of Ukraine
Unified State Register of Legal Entities
REGISTRY OFFICES of Ukraine
State Employment Service of Ukraine
Advantages for our clients
English speaking specialists
Our prices are fair
FOR THE 5 YEARS OF OUR WORK
more than 3000 foreigners from 52 countries of the world have already used our services.
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