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The Department of Immigration (DOI) is pleased to inform that the DOI shall process for refund of visa application fees for all foreign nationals who could not undertake travel to Bhutan due to COVID-19 pandemic, with Department of Revenue and Customs, Ministry of Finance. As such, all individuals intending to …

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Public Notification

To mitigate risks of transmission and prevent spread of COVID-19, the following modalities for issuing work permits have been put in place for foreign workers who complete facility quarantine and test negative in Phuentsholing with effect from 16 March 2021. Foreign workers shall be transported directly to Sorchen Switching Station …

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Contact Details

The Department of Immigration would like to inform general public to contact the following officials for information/clarification related to immigration services during the 2nd National Lockdown: Please click here for detail

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Public Notification

The SC19TF, Phuentsholing, would like to inform Employers/Foreign Workers Recruitment Agencies(FWRAs) that the timing for health screening of foreign workers at the Health Screening Facility in Pemaling, Phuentsholing, is from 9:00 am till 1:00 pm from Monday to Saturday (excluding government holidays). The Health ScreeningFacility will not conduct health screening …

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Public Notification

To mitigate risks of transmission and prevent spread of COVID-19, the following modalities for issuing work permits have been put in place for foreign workers who complete facility quarantine and test negative in Phuentsholing. Foreign workers shall be transported directly to Sorchen Switching Station after completing facility quarantine in Phuentsholing. …

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Notification

The Royal Government of Bhutan, vide Notification No. MoH/COVID-19/2019-2020/765 dated 23.03.2020, has made it mandatory, with effect from this date, for all persons traveling into Bhutan to undergo facility quarantine. Notwithstanding this requirement, there have been cases of individuals who have defied this notification by surreptitiously entering the country and …

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Notification

The Department of Immigration is pleased to inform the general public that Public Notification No. Tha (01)/2020 of 26 March 2020 suspending issuance of immigration card for MC dependent and route permit stands rescinded. Please comply with all COVID-19 advisories issued by Ministry of Health while visiting immigration offices to …

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Notification

The 66th Session of the Lhengye Zhungtshog approved the “Guideline for recruitment of professional/skilled foreign workers during COVID-19” on 23 June 2020. Pursuant to approval by the Lhengye Zhungtshog, the Guideline has been issued by the Ministry of Labour and Human Resources for implementation with effect from 24 June 2020. …

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Public Notification

The Department of Immigration is pleased to inform the general public that entry of foreign workers in the professional/skilled categories shall be facilitated in priority sectors determined by the Royal Government with effect from 4 June 2020 subject to fulfilling and complying with certain requirements. Entry of foreign workers in …

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