Applications for Employment Permits are processed in date order of receipt of the fully completed application form and fee, if applicable.
As of 18 September 2018, we are processing applications received on the following dates for the specific types of applications:
Current processing dates
Employment Permit applications received by Employer Type
|Trusted Partner||8 August 2018|
|Standard||5 June 2018|
Reviews for Trusted Partner and Standard Employment Permit Applications
|Reviews received||15 August 2018|
Requests for Support Letters for a Stamp 4
|11 July 2018|
NB - A request for a Support Letter for a Critical Skills Employment Permit holder seeking a Stamp 4 cannot be processed until the permit holder has completed 21 months working in the State.