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 participants that we can take for this project for Thimphu Thromdey is 70 and Phuentsholing is 30.

Once we have received the cut-off 150 participants for Thimphu Thromdey and 80 for Phuentsholing Thromdey for the initial registration, we will notify here and the calls will be stopped.

Contact Persons:

  1. Choki Lhamo: 17800771
  2. Kezang Wangmo: 17622432
  3. Dechen Wangmo Dorji: 17864899