Work Visa

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IMPORTANT NOTICE:

INCOMPLETE VISA APPLICATIONS CANNOT BE PROCESSED.

THE CONSULAR SECTION RESERVES THE RIGHT TO REQUEST ADDITIONAL INFORMATION AND/OR DOCUMENTS

 

Work Visa

REQUIREMENTS FOR WORK VISA

1. (1) Fully accomplished application form.

2. (1) Recent coloured photo, passport size.

3.  Passport with minimum validity of 12 months upon submission of documents.

4. Letter address to the diplomatic mission with the following information:

  • Complete name
  • Nationality
  • Affiliation
  • Date of Birth
  • Number and validity of passport
  • Profession

*Letter of Invitation (LOI) should be sent directly to the embassy by fax (+6568357964).

5. Approval from the Ministry of Public Administration, Employment and Social Security for the case of institutions or public companies, or from the tutelage of activity in cases of public institutions, authenticated by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Angola.

6. Photocopy of passport and the main pages that contain information about migration, stamps, notes.

7. Photocopy of the Business permit of the employer as well as the Angolan official daily with information about the company.

8.Tax revenue documentation receipts.

9. Declaration of commitment in which to abide the Angolan laws.

10. Employment Contract.

11. Educational and professional Certificates.

12. Curriculum vitae translated into Portuguese and duly recognized.

13. Criminal record clearance from the country of residence.

14. Proof of residence.

15. Medical certificate from the country of origin with advice on blood test from all diseases.

16. Copies of the International Certificate of Vaccinations (main page with the card holders date and page with the vaccine against yellow fever).

17. All documents requires authentication from the Consular Service.

 

NOTE:

  • Validity: 60 days upon issuance
  • Number of entries: Multiple
  • Length of Stay: Until the end of employment
  • Administrative Fee: $400.00 USD (should be paid in advance).
  • In case visa was denied or trip was cancelled, administrative fee will not be returned.
  • Processing time: to be informed
  • Work Visa is granted, provided that it can be justified by the company that requested for it.
  • Work Visa does not allow establishment of residency.
  • Companion must apply for temporary residence visa.

Please note: Incomplete application form will not be   processed.

The Consular section reserves the right to request for additional requirements and information.