Bermuda: Immigration Process Improvement

December 14, 2021

Key Points  

  • Digitization of the immigration application process  

Overview  

The government of Bermuda announced measures to digitize the immigration application process throughout the next year. The government aims to reduce the paper-based process by digitizing the following processes:  

  • Submission of applications;  
  • Payment of application fees via a payment gateway; 
  • Vetting and validation;  
  • Electronic status updates; 
  • Electronic approval by the Ministry of Immigration; 
  • Electronic production and disbursement of final immigration documents  

The government will be introducing the above measures in phases to improve functionality. 

What are the Changes? 

The government of Bermuda will digitize and automate several phases throughout the work permit application process in order to reduce processing time.  

Looking Ahead  

The government of Bermuda has not yet released a timeline for the implementation of the above-mentioned processes. Continue to check the government of Bermuda’s website and Envoy’s website for additional information and updates.  


Content in this publication is for informational purposes only and not intended as legal advice, nor should it be relied on as such. For additional information on the issues discussed, consult an attorney at one of the two U.S. Law Firms working with the Envoy Platform or another qualified professional. On non-U.S. immigration issues, consult an Envoy global immigration service provider or another qualified representative.  

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