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LOCAL INFORMATION

6.2.1.L4/3.1.2.L5
Immigration
Work permits, Visas, and Immigration Categories

Extent: Jersey
Updated 14 July 2016
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Words you may need to know

 

Work permit - an official document giving permission to work in the island

 

Official - approved by a government body, recognised

 

Permission - allowed to do something

 

Visas - an official endorsement in a passport authorising the bearer (holder) to enter or leave, and travel in or through, a specific country or region

 

Endorsement - official approval of something, sometimes a stamp

 

Immigration - the act of entering a new country to settle permanently

 

Categories -  a group or set of things, people, or actions that are clubbed together because they are similar

 

 

Work permits, Visas, and Immigration Categories

See www.gov.je/Government/Departments/HomeAffairs/Departments/CustomsImmigration/Pages/index.aspx

For Visa requirements see www.gov.je/Travel/InformationAdvice/Visitors/Pages/VisaPassport.aspx

For Work Permits see www.gov.je/Working/WorkPermits/Pages/default.aspx