At a glance
|Who can apply
||Employer or appointed employment agent (EA).
|How much it costs
||No application fee for LOC applications.
|How long it takes
For Dependant’s Pass holder: Within 3 weeks for most cases.
For LTVP or LTVP+ holder: 1 week. Some cases will take more time.
||Additional documents are required for selected professions.
Candidates can only begin working after the employer receives the LOC.
Submit an application
Processing time for Dependant’s Pass holder, within 3 weeks for most cases.
For LTVP or LTVP+, 1 week. Some cases will take more time.
To submit an application:
- Get a written consent to apply for the LOC from the candidate.
- Log in to EP Online to fill out the application and upload the required documents.
- Check your application status after 1 week. It may take longer if additional information is required.
- If the pass is approved, log in to EP Online and print the Letter of Consent.