How to register on the e-Work Permit Portal?

STEP 1: Make sure you have the following documents readily available and scanned in the appropriate format (pdf, jpg, png).

  • Certificate of Incorporation (where applicable)
  • Business Registration Card, (where applicable)
  • Proof of Address (e.g. recent Utility Bill or Bank Statement should be less than 3 months)


STEP 2: Click on the Register Now button on the e-Work Permit Portal:



STEP 3: Read and Agree to the Terms and Conditions before filling in the Registrant Sign-Up form.


You need to click on ‘I agree’ and then ‘Click here to go to Applicant Registration Form’

STEP 4: Please indicate whether you are registering as an Individual, Association, Private Company, etc., by selecting the Type of Applicant from the drop-down list and then click “Proceed”:



STEP 5: Depending on the selection at Step 4, the appropriate Registration Form (individual or Organisation) will be displayed. Please fill in the fields in the form. Fields, marked with an asterisk (*) are compulsory.

STEP 6: Upload all the required documents

  Upload all the required documents in the appropriate format provided by the system. The size limit is of 5 MB.

  Each scanned image should not exceed 1mb.

  Also, scanned pages of same document, e.g. Passport, will have to be submitted as a single merged document

STEP 7: Agree to the Declaration and click “ SUBMIT”

  A registration email will be sent to the user to guide him/her on the next step 

STEP 8: One of the Directors/designated Authorised Users of the e-Work Permit Portal as provided in the Applicant Registration Form should, within two weeks of the notification issued by the System, call in person at the Employment Division of the Ministry, Level 11, Victoria House, Port Louis, within working hours to sign the Applicant Registration Form. The original of the scanned documents should be produced for verification. The person calling at the Ministry should bring along his/her National Identity Card.


NOTE: After the company has been approved by the Ministry, the company user can start using the online system.