The Department of Labour, Ministry of Labour and Human Resources would like to notify the public that the Ministry has observed the following:

  •   Application for renewal of work permits are applied at the very last minute and sometime  due to problem with server and internet, the Department face difficulty in    approving.Therefore, in order to provide better service delivery, the Ministry urge all  recruiting agencies and individuals to kindly apply for renewal of work permit prior to 15  days expiry of the work permit.
  •  As per the provisions of the Labour and Employment Act of Bhutan, 2007, all enterprises are  required to frame Internal Service Rule (ISR) and provide provident fund scheme to the employees.

This notification is issued for strict compliance with immediate effect and if there is a need for
any clarification, please visit the Department of Labour, MoLHR, Thimphu.