An applicant aggrieved by the rejection of an application for a work permit, renewal or exemption certificate may within 30 days of the letter of rejection appeal to the National Immigrants Selection Board (NISB) and thereby attaching the following:
o Letter that explains the grounds for the appeal
o Prescribed fee
o Copy of the letter of rejection.
o If dissatisfied with the outcome of the NISB, an applicant can further appeal to the Minister by following a similar procedure.
o Form 15 : Application for Work and Residence Permit – completed by both employer’s or worker’s applications in duplicate.
o Form 10: Exemption Form – Only to be completed by applications for short-term work of contracts of six weeks or less
o Form 4: Exemption Form – Only to be completed by exempted volunteers, mission workers, members of the clergy, employees of exempted organizations/ occupations, and directors granted the status of Permanent Residents.
o Covering letter from the employer confirming offer of employment.
o Employee’s (applicant) acceptance letter and application letter
o At lest 3 references written within the last 12 months
o Copy of advert written within the last 6 months
o Copies of Certificates of relevant academic achievements
o Receipt or Proof of payment of the necessary fees.
o Copy of Passport
o 2 passport size photos
o Curriculum Vitae
o Relevant Clearance Certificates, i.e. for Teachers - a BOTA accredited certificate, for Footballers – a BFA approved certificate.