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Work Permit Renewal

Through this service, employers can submit a request for renewing the employee's work permit before it expires. In case the employee has dependants, their permits will be renewed upon the employee's renewal.

Process Description

  1. Visit one of the accredited banks to apply for the permit renewal or click here to apply for the service through LMRA's EMS system.
  2. If applied through the EMS system, fill in the required fields and pay the fees online. The Renewal will be validated immediately after the submission. If, everything is as per the regulations, your permit will be printed on the same day.
  3. Print the Resident permit by visiting Bahrain's National Portal or by contacting Nationality, Passports and Residence Affairs (NPRA).


Service Access

Service Counter Client services directorate: Headquarters, Executive Services, Seef Mall - Al Muharraq and Riffa - Buhair
EMS system
Contact Centre +973 17506055

Working Hours

Centre Area Day Service Counter Hours
LMRA Headquarters (Front offices and Executive Services) Sanabis Sunday - Thursday 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Mina Salman (For Clearing offices) Mina Salman Sunday - Thursday 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Seef Mall - Al Muharraq Al Muharraq Saturday - Thursday 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Riffa - Buhair Riffa - Buhair Saturday - Thursday 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Phone Service Hours: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Last Update: Thursday 16 March 2023