Foreigners who hold work permits valid for one year or more, as well as senior management, can be granted a temporary residential card (TRC).
Temporary residence cards are issued by the immigration agency under the Ministry of Public Security, and will be valid from 1 to 5 years. People with temporary residence cards valid can enter and exit Vietnam without Vietnam visa.
You are able to granted temporary residence card, if you are:
• A member of the two member limited liability company or more;
• An owner of the one member limited liability company( except as authorized representatives);
• A member of the board director of the stock corporation;
• Foreign lawyer who is licensed to practice following Vietnam law by the Vietnam Ministry of Justice;
• Foreigner who granted working permit in all kinds of businesses or representatives offices of foreign companies;
• Professionals, students, trainees who are in the national working or studying programs which is signed between the ministries was approved by the Government;
• Relatives of the temporary resident card holder include: parents, spouse and children;
We would like to show you the procedures of granted temporary residence card:
1. Procedure of new issued temporary residence card:
• 1 written request for temporary residence card
• 2 2*3 photos
• 1 copy of passport and a valid visa
• 1 copy or duplicate of legal agencies, organizations, sponsor businesses record
If you enter to Vietnam with your relatives, you have to submit birth certificate, marriage certificate or household registration;
2. Procedures of changing a temporary residence card:
Besides all documents likely ones when submitting the new temporary card, you need to prepare the old temporary residence card.
It takes you about 5 working-days to get the temporary residence card changed.
3. Procedures of lost temporary residence card:
If you lost your temporary residence card, you have to announce to the office immediately. The releasing time is 14 working-days.
If you have any trouble in applying the temporary residence card, you can contact us for more support via email email@example.com or hotline: +84. 988073181