Hon. Sean Rickard Astwood
 Ms. Clara  Gardiner

Labour Clearance

Before being granted a valid work permit, potential employees must first be granted Labour Clearance. This step ensures only those qualified for employments in the TCI are reviewed for work permits. To apply for Labour Clearance the following are required:

New Applications

  • Covering Letter
  • Completed and signed Work Permit Application Form
  • Copy of applicant's passport photo page
  • Copy of advertisement of position in two consecutive issues of a local newspaper
  • Medical Certificate
  • Police Record of within six months
  • Copy of current Business License
  • Completed Employment Contract in accordance with Employment Ordinance 2004
  • Photo identification of employer or Business License
  • Proof that every effort was made to recruit a Belonger

Renewal of Work Permit

  • Covering Letter
  • Original Work Permit card
  • Copy of applicant's passport photo page
  • NIB Contributions
  • Medical Certificate of Good health
  • Police Record of within six months
  • Copy of advertisement of position in two consecutive issues of a local newspaper
  • Proof of legal immigration status as regards the Islands
  • Copy of employer's photo identification or current Business License
  • Certification of Clearance from NHIP - These can be collected from NH1P office at the Salt Mills Plaza in Providenciales or the NHIP representative, Salace Richardson on 232-2555 in Grand Turk

For Agencies & Consultancies

  • All requirements of application for New or Renewal
  • Intent letter signed by prospective employer
  • Signed contract between Agency and User Enterprise