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.

Training on Investigation and Report of workplace accidents and occupational diseases

The Department of Labour will be conducting a two-day training on the Investigation and Report of workplace accidents and occupational diseases scheduled from January 12-23, 2024 and February 5-13, 2024. The training sessions are scheduled as follows:

Sl. No.DzongkhagTraining Duration
1MongarJan 12-13, 2024
2TrashigangJan15-16, 2024
3Samdrup JongkharJan 18-19, 2024
4PhuentsholingJan 22-23, 2024
5GelephuFebruary 5-6, 2024
6PunakhaFebruary 8-9, 2024
7ThimphuFebruary 12-13, 2024


Therefore, the DoL solicits individuals to register for the said training by clicking on the following link: Please note that the final venue and any change of date for each session will be communicated to all registered participants.

For any query, please contact Sonam Geley Dorjee @17424004 or or Thinley Gyeltshen @17589088 or