Guyana: Reduced Work Permit Approval Letter Validity

Key Points  

  • Guyana reduced the work permit approval letter validity period to six months instead of one year  


The government of Guyana reduced the validity of work permit approval letters to six months. Previously, the validity was set at one year. Foreign nationals can apply for extensions for an additional three months.  

Looking Ahead  

Continue to check the government of Guyana’s website and Envoy Global’s website for the latest updates and information.  


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