Which Documents Refugees Need to Apply for a Work Permit?

If you are a refugee residing in Turkey under temporary or international protection, you can apply for a work 6 months after your registration with the Migration Management Office. These are the documents you should provide

> An International Protection Applicant Identity Document, kimlik, with a foreigner identity number. If you do not know your foreigner identity number, please click here

> A copy of your passport: If you do not hold a valid passport, first you should contact your countries Consulate General in Turkey.  

> A photograph

> A contract signed between the employer and the employee. Please visit the website of the Ministry of Labor for prepared formats in Turkish and Arabic.

The rest of the documents should be provided by your employer.

You can visit IMPR’s information videos on work permit application in Turkish, Arabic and English.


The electronic platform "Tibyan" is an innovative platform for teaching the Turkish language via interactive media. This platform is a solution to the dilemma...

Siniora Sweets

Siniora Sweets is one of the first shops to open in Istanbul six years ago which had their first branch in Fındıkzade. The owners...


Shirts, jackets, gloves, or hats, all these children's clothing have the "Made in Istanbul by Syrian women” tags on them. They have been woven...

İmece Success Story: Robobasic

Robobasic is a Syrian start-up that was supported by IMECE Project in partnership with of Habitat Association and UNHCR. The idea has emerged from...

Sham Dairy

The owner of Sham (Damascus) dairy shop Abu Yaman moved to Turkey after the civil war in Syria and settled till he started his...

Share Your Story

Write to Us
Download Best WordPress Themes Free Download
Download WordPress Themes Free
Free Download WordPress Themes
Download WordPress Themes Free
udemy paid course free download
download mobile firmware
Download Nulled WordPress Themes