TURKEY WORK PERMIT
Foreigners who wish to acquire a permit to work in Turkey can either obtain it while in the country or through the Turkish Consulates in their country of residence or citizenship. A proper application must be accompanied by a labor contract, an official document declaring company partnership, or a letter of assignment.
After approval by Turkey’s Ministry of Labor and Social Security, applicants located outside the country must enter the country within a period of 180 days after the date of work permit issuance. For applicants who are located within the country, holders of residence permit that are valid for at least 6 months can file work permit applications. Alternatively, their employers are also qualified to file work permit application on their behalf.
Pre-requisites of the Program:
• Minimum 18 years of Age
• Minimum High School Graduate
• Minimum 1 year of Work Experience
• Residence Permit must be valid for minimum 6 months
• No Language requirements
• Work Permit for one year
• Eligibility to acquire permanent residency
• 3-4 months