ANNOUNCEMENT 01 Apr 2013In April 2013, the government of Bermuda announced a change for the labour market access of foreign workers.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
On 22 April, the Government announced simplifications in its work permit scheme. The new policies include:
- Elimination of term limits
- Creation of 'Special Category Work Permits' that allow international firms to hire up to five overseas recruits without additional burdens
- Elimination of 'Business Visitor letters' for short term business trips