Short-Term Work Visa (Up to 90 Days)

Israel’s Ministry of Interior allows corporations and companies to obtain work permits and work visas for their experts employees for short time periods of up to 90 days (B-1short-term visa).  The procedure of issuing this visa is similar to those of other work visas; however, the waiting period is slightly shorter.

This work permit & visa is intended for companies and corporations in need of foreign national experts for relatively-short time periods. This visa can be renewed or extended only by providing the Ministry with a very persuasive arguments.

Another significant distinction between 12-month work visa and 90 days work visa is that, in the case of a 12-month work visa, the employer must pay the foreign expert a salary of at least twice as much as the average market wage (19,604 NIS as for 2018), whilst in the case of employment under a short-term visa, there is no such need.

Nonetheless, and for the sake of successfully applying customized solutions to specific cases, it is recommended to seek individual consultation.

Short-Term Work Visa (Up to 90 Days)

Israel’s Ministry of Interior allows corporations and companies to obtain work permits and work visas for their experts employees for short time periods of up to 90 days (B-1short-term visa).  The procedure of issuing this visa is similar to those of other work visas; however, the waiting period is slightly shorter.

This work permit & visa is intended for companies and corporations in need of foreign national experts for relatively-short time periods. This visa can be renewed or extended only by providing the Ministry with a very persuasive arguments.

Another significant distinction between 12-month work visa and 90 days work visa is that, in the case of a 12-month work visa, the employer must pay the foreign expert a salary of at least twice as much as the average market wage (19,604 NIS as for 2018), whilst in the case of employment under a short-term visa, there is no such need.

Nonetheless, and for the sake of successfully applying customized solutions to specific cases, it is recommended to seek individual consultation.

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