Labor visa for foreigners under the new Immigration Law 2020

Last Updated: 5/4/2020

Labor visa are visa issued to foreigners who come to Vietnam to work long-term in Vietnam.

 New regulations on labor visa for foreigners

Under the provisions of the Immigration Law 2019, the labor visa no longer provides a single LD symbol, which is divided into two specific categories based on the Work Permit.

+ LD1 - Issued to foreigners who work in Vietnam who are exempt from work permits, unless otherwise provided for by the international treaties to which Vietnam is a contracting party.

+ LD2 - Issued to foreigners who work in Vietnam who are required to have work permit;

 How long is the duration for a new work visa?

- For the validity period of a Labor visa, the law still holds a maximum of 02 years (same as the old regulation).

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