1. Definition

A Short Term Work Permit is granted to a person whose expertise is urgently needed in the country to work in Fiji for a period of six (6) months or less. Authority is under Section 9(2)(c) of the Immigration Act, 2003.


2. Requirements

  • Request letter from the employer
    • Company profile/background
    • Position description
    • Roles of the position
    • Special requirements for the position
    • Detailed justification for the need for the position
  • Police Report for the applicant
  • Certified copy of applicant's passport (Bio data page)
  • Return ticket/travel itinerary
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV)
    • Certified copies of academic qualifications
    • Certified copies of references for proof of work experience
  • Company Registration
    • Certified copy of Foreign Investment Certificate (FIC)
    • Certified copy of Investment Fiji approval
    • Certified copy of Business Registration
  • Endorsement of relevant Autorities
    • Reserve Bank
    • Maritime Safety Authority of Fiji (MSAF)
    • Investment Fiji
    • Legal Practitioners Unit
    • Ministry of Education
    • Fiji Hotel & Tourism Association
    • Fiji Medical & Dental Association
    • Ministry of Lands & Mineral Resources
    • Ministry of Agriculture
  • Application fee of $632.00