Work permit in Ukraine for highly paid professionals

Work permit in Ukraine – one of the most attractive ways to get legalized in Ukraine. Exactly the existence of a work permit gives the basis for issuing a temporary residence permit for a period of validity of such a permit.

Foreign highly paid professionals - foreigners or stateless persons whose salary are at least 50 minimum salary (in 2017 - 160 000 UAH / month, from 01.01.2018 - 186 150 UAH / month).

For this category of foreigners, work permits can be issued for a period of up to 3 years inclusive, with the possibility of extending unlimited times.

The main conditions for such employment:

  1. Obligation to submit a copy of the concluded employment contract (official employment) within 3 months from the date of issue of the work permit;

  2. The salary of еру foreigner is not less than 50 minimum salaries.


Please note that in order to obtain the work permit, the presence of foreigner in Ukraine is not required.


Required documents:

  1. Application

  2. Passport

  3. Photo 35х45 mm

  4. Draft employment contract


Term: up to 9 working days + time to pay a fee