Immigration and Work Permits

Organising Work Permits in the Middle East can be tricky. The rules are regularly updated to reflect market conditions and government policy. We cover the whole region including: The UAE (Dubai and Abu Dhabi), Qatar, Oman, Yemen, Saudi Arabia, Jordon, Kuwait, Syria, Israel, Bahrain, Iran, Iraq, Egypt or Turkey. We understand local regulations and have extensive partnerships to provide reliable business visas, iqamas, work permits and other contractor management services.

We try to keep our information up to date as much as possible but we rely heavily on our local immigration advice partners who are the specialists. They operate as a local umbrella company to provide a letter of introduction (LOI), arrange a business visa (BV) to get you on the ground asap, sponsor your iqama or work permit, run your payroll, process your expenses and lodge your taxes and social contributions. All you need to worry about is doing your job and filling in your timesheets.

If you aren't able to find the information you want on how you can contract in the Middle East please contact us with your circumstances and we can always assist you. Please note in many of these locations we can offer split payment solutions to maximise your net earnings.

Middle East Sponsored Employment

Our sponsorship partners are specialists in local immigration laws including sponsored contractor work visas. They are able to sponsor suitably skilled contractor candidates on Work Permits in each of the Middle Eastern countries.

The benefits include:

- full compliance with local immigration laws

- freedom to work with any end client for any duration

- security and comfort of using long established international market leader

- Middle East visas allows for entry of spouse and dependants

- local salary compliance

- understanding of dual taxation implications through regional offices


Additionally they can offer you excellent tax & financial management to ensure you stay on the right side of the authorities whilst keeping the highest possible % of your gross billing. APPLY NOW for a free, no-obligation assessment.

Client comment

"Great advice and excellent service on contracting and immigration solutions in the UK. I would highly recommend Tim and the team to assist you with accurate, clear and concise contracting advice in the UK or any other country for that matter."

Prishen Pillay,Global DBA Operations Lead

Shell International Trading & Shipping