Issuance of work permits to foreigners simplified

The Serbian government adopted the Bill on Changes and Amendments to the Law on Employment of Foreigners at today’s session


The proposed amendments will simplify the procedure of issuing work permits to foreigners, with the aim of creating a more favourable business environment and further attracting foreign investments as one of the priorities of the government.

By introducing the possibility of issuing a work permit to a foreigner based on an approved visa for longer residence based on employment, the conditions for more efficient work of the National Employment Service are created, the final effect of which is the acceleration of the procedure for obtaining a work permit and the possibility for foreign nationals to start with business activities.