New Data in Immiguru: BRAZIL – Temporary Visa (Vitem V) (Offshore crew)

We’re very pleased to announce that we’ve added the Temporary Visa (Vitem V) (Offshore crew) process for Brazil to Immiguru.

This process is applicable for foreign nationals who will enter Brazil to work on a vessel or offshore platform as crew or back-up personnel.

Many thanks to our sister company in Brazil, Atene, for their help with this!

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AUSTRALIA – High Court rules against visa exemptions for offshore oil and gas workers

On 31 August 2015, the High Court of Australia ruled that foreign nationals working in the offshore oil and gas industry within Australian waters will not be exempted from visa requirements and minimum work conditions.

Read more here:

AUSTRALIA – High Court rules against visa exemptions for offshore oil and gas workers

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

COLOMBIA – New Quota for Oil, Mining and Infrastructure Projects in Barrancabermeja Municipality

Effective 13 June 2016, a quota for skilled and unskilled local workers has been established for projects in the oil, mining and infrastructure sectors in the municipality of Barrancabermeja, home to the largest oil refinery in the country.

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This news alert was prepared using information provided by Brigard and Urrutia and Tannus & Asociados.

New Data in Immiguru: GHANA – Rotator Permit (Oil and Gas)

We’re very pleased to announce that a new immigration process for Ghana has been added to Immiguru this week: Rotator Permit (Oil and Gas).

This is a short term work permit  for foreign nationals to enter Ghana for a short term assignment (up to six months) within the oil and gas industry. The process is a streamlined application, with fewer document requirements, no local labour market search and faster processing time.

Many thanks to our partner in Ghana, Globetrotters Legal for their help with this!

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Africa, Oil and Gas Webinar – Slides Available Here

On Tuesday 8 March 2016 we hosted a webinar on Oil and Gas and Immigration in Africa.

Peregrine’s presenter, Maude Burger-Smith, would like to thank all of the attendees, and of course our speakers:

View and/or download our slides below – and let us know if you have any questions!

 

REMINDER: PEREGRINE WEBINAR – Regional Overview: Africa

Just a reminder to join us for a webinar on Tuesday 8 March 2016 at 1:30pm GMT (UK time). The webinar topic is “Oil and Gas and Immigration in Africa” and is free to attend for Peregrine’s clients and partners.

More information, including details of how to register, here!

PEREGRINE WEBINAR – Regional Overview: Africa

Join us for a webinar on Tuesday 8 March 2016 at 1.30PM GMT (UK time). The webinar topic is “Oil and Gas and Immigration in Africa” and is free to attend for Peregrine’s Immiguru clients and partners.

Places are limited and will be allocated on a first-come-first-served basis, so please contact us to book your spot now.

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PEREGRINE WEBINAR – Regional Overview: Africa