It is always advisable to make sure to check your visa before leaving your home country. Visa means the documents have been seen. But nowadays many countries are offering arrival visas. The Kingdom of Bahrain is one of them.
The Kingdom of Bahrain is one of six countries in the Gulf countries union. Bahrain has many expatriate workers, and tourist comes to this part of the gulf also.
In Bahrain, there are many types of visas. Make sure the purposes you are coming for. Many people want to come here for Work, but the agents will hand over them tourist visas.
As per Bahrain rules, like other countries, you need a sponsor to get a work permit visa,
Many people nowadays have been seen being scammed by agents. That’s why I have just written this blog. If it helped even a single person to avoid a scam, then my effort is paid off.
Work Permit Visa Check
You can easily check all this through an online portal from LMRA – Labour Market Regulatory Authority. This is an official website from the government.
Steps to Check Validity
You can check Bahrain Work Permite by just following the below steps;
Step – 1: First of all, go to lmra.bh, You will see a screen like the below image.
Step – 2: Click on the ‘Services’ tab and go to ‘Express Services’
Step – 3: You will see a window like the below images. You can check your work Bahrain permit validity by Bahrain Identity card, Work Permit number, Application ID, and passport number. We will go through the Passport number.
Step – 4: Select ‘Passport’ and enter your valid passport number and also select the nationality from the dropdown list as below
Step – 5: Click on ‘I am not a robot.’
Step – 6: Click on the ‘Search’ button.
Step – 7: If your Bahrain work permit is valid, then you will see the result like below
Step – 8: If your Bahrain work permit is not valid, you will see the result.
Bahrain Visa Validity Check
You can have a Bahrain visa by applying by yourself online or through a sponsor depends upon your visa category. If you are applying through an agent, you will receive a paper-like below from your agent for the Bahrain Visa paper.
This visa will look like the below images. The Colour may differ; it could be plain paper.
Let see how we can check its validity through an online portal. You need
- Passport Number
- Visa Application Reference Number
- Date of Birth
Steps to Check Bahrain Visa Validity
Follow the below steps to check the validity;
Step – 1: Go to evisa.gov.bh, and you will see a window like below;
Step – 2: Click on ‘Check your Visa’ (You can apply for Bahrain Visa here by yourself)
Step – 3: A pop-up will open as you can see & fill in all the required information.
Step – 5: Once you fill in all the required information, click on ‘Submit.’
Step – 6: You will see all the information. match it with the paper you got from an agent
Step – 7:If all the information is as per the paper, then you are good to go, or else make sure before leaving your home country or booking a ticket.
Always try to book your visa by yourself if applicable, like visit and tourist, at least. Life is coming easier with the help of these online portals. Now nobody can cheat you that easily. But unfortunately, it still happens. I hope this will help you any day.