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Work Permits Ceiling Increase

Through this service, employers can request for increasing the ceiling number of work permits. The increase can be up to 6 or 10 work permits depends on the CR activity.

Process Description

  1. Submit a request for a ceiling increase through LMRA EMS system.
  2. Upload the required documents for the ceiling increase.

Required Documents

Work Permits Ceiling Increase Required Documents
No. Document Document Type
1 Commercial registration Copy
2 Recent bank statement of the establishment (not older than 6 months) Copy
3 Latest electricity bill (not older than 6 months) Copy
4 Photos from the interior and the exterior of the establishment premises Copy
5 Proof of work volume (example: awarded project's contracts supported with construction permits if the company is working in the construction sector, or invoices of imported products from outside Bahrain, supported by the customs invoices if the company is working in the retail import and export sector, or copies of vehicles ownership owned by the company if the company is working in the transport sector, or customs papers verifying the shipment of goods if the company is working in loading and unloading activities - Depends on the CR activity) Copy

Service Access

Work Permits Ceiling Increase Service Access
Service Counter Headquarters, Mina Salman, Seef Mall - Al Muharraq
EMS system
Contact Centre +973 17506055

We are Happy to Serve you in Any of the Following Branches:

Branches Working Days Working Times Service Access (Appointment/ Walk in)
LMRA Main Office - Sanabis Sunday - Thursday 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Book an Appointment*
Mina Salman Sunday - Thursday 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM Book an Appointment*
Al Muharraq - Seef Mall Saturday - Thursday 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM Book an Appointment*

* For commercial services only.

Phone Service Hours: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Last Update: Tuesday 21 November 2023