Work Permit Application
The following is the procedure for work permit application for expatriate(s) in the Petroleum Upstream Industry. Please note that Work Permits are for specialized skills that are not readily available in Ghana.
Submission of Application Form and related Documents
A correctly filled Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) Work Permit Application Form (which can be obtained from the Petroleum Commission or Ghana Immigration Form) MUST be submitted to the Petroleum Commission with the under-listed documents:
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Assessment and Evaluation of Application
The outcome, following assessment, will be one of the following:
We protect the social, environmental and economic livelihoods of communities that are affected by the petroleum activities of oil and gas companies.