NETHERLANDS – Reduced Application Fees

Effective 3 May 2018, the Dutch immigration authorities (IND) have announced adjusted fees for immigration applications. Many fees will be reduced, and none will rise.

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NETHERLANDS – Reduced Application Fees

This news alert was prepared using information provided by Newland Chase.

ISRAEL – Updated Minimum Salary and Visa Application Fees

The Israeli government has updated the national minimum salary and visa application fees.

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ISRAEL – Updated Minimum Salary and Visa Application Fees

This news alert was prepared using information provided by Kan-Tor & Acco.

UKRAINE – Major Changes to Immigration Rules

Effective 27 September 2017, the regulations governing work permits and temporary residence permits have been amended, introducing changes to permit categories, validity periods, minimum salaries, government filing fees, notification and renewal rules and documentary requirements, among other changes.

Note that further clarification of the changes is expected from the Ukrainian authorities, and that there may be delays while the new regulations are implemented.

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UKRAINE – Major Changes to Immigration Rules

This news alert was prepared using information provided by PIR Group and Intermark Relocation.

SAUDI ARABIA – Expat Levy Expanded

Effective 1 July 2017, as expected, a monthly levy of SAR 100 (approximately USD 27) must be paid for each foreign national dependent resident in Saudi Arabia.

In addition, from January 2018, the monthly levy on foreign national employees in companies where the number of foreign national employees exceeds the number of Saudi employees will double to SAR 400.

For the first time, a levy of SAR 300 per month will apply to companies where the number of foreign national employees does not exceed the number of Saudi employees.

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SAUDI ARABIA – Expat Levy Expanded

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AZERBAIJAN – New Rules for Payment of Work and Residence Permit Fees

Effective immediately, the Central Bank of the Republic of Azerbaijan has issued updated payment instructions for state fees for work permits and temporary residence permits.

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AZERBAIJAN – New Rules for Payment of Work and Residence Permit Fees

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UNITED KINGDOM – New Immigration and Nationality Fees

On 3 April 2017, UK Visas & Immigration (UKVI) published new fees, which come into effect on 6 April 2017.

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UNITED KINGDOM – New Immigration and Nationality Fees

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ISRAEL – SEA (45-Day Work Travel) and 2017 Government Fees, Minimum Salary and Pensions Update

The Ministry of Interior has clarified the waiting period after SEA visa expiration until a new SEA application can be submitted.

The government has also published new work visa fees, a new minimum salary and new pensions payment requirements for 2017.

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