This is to notify and inform the general public that the SHORT-TERM WORK PERMIT (E-Work Permit) is now being initiated by the Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Employment. The employers wishing to import foreign workers even for the duration less than 30 days should now compulsorily apply online through BLMIS with immediate effect. Besides the normal required documents, the individual/FWRA/employers should submit the medical clearance certificate of the foreigners obtained from the country of origin.This notification is referred to the approval of the night halt work permits only and for other categories and updates, MoICE will keep notifying in future.


Notification on the piloting of childcare service

The Bhutanese families with children below 12 years who are in need of childcare service and would like to participate in the pilot project for Thimphu and Phuentsholing Thromdey may contact us for details during office hours. The maximum...

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Notification for Border Town Foreign Workers (BTFWs)

This is to notify the general public that with the reopening of border gates, the Ministry of Labour and Human Resources (MoLHR) has started approving Border Town Foreign Workers (BTFWs) w.e.f. 23rd September, 2022. All the employers who wish to...

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Notification regarding employee wages

This is to notify all the Employers that any wages paid to an employee shall be made directly to the employee and not through any other person (a) in cash to the employee directly and (b) to the employee’s credit in an account with a Bank within...

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Selection Result of Asst. Labour Officer

The Ministry of Labour and Human Resources (MoLHR) is pleased to announce the result of the open competitive selection interview held on 27 May 2022 for the post of Asst. Labour Officer for Foreign Workers Division, Department of Labour for...

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