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What is LA-B2 visa in Laos?

Types of Work Visas in Laos

NI-B2 visas can allow for a single entry or multiple entries. Multiple-entry permits last for three months, six months or one year. Labor visas or LA-B2 are for nonnationals wishing to live and work in the country.

What are the work visas for Laos?

Applying for a work visas and permit

Most expats working and living in Laos are issued the labour visa. This is available for periods of three, six and 12 months and is a multiple-entry visa. Expats applying for the LA-B2 should do this at a Lao embassy or consulate before entering Laos.

How do I get a work permit in Laos?

Requirements to obtain Laos work Visas

  1. Job offer
  2. Sponsorship letter from you, the employer.
  3. Work permit
  4. Valid passport.
  5. Copy of the passport photo
  6. Proof of travel arrangement

How can I get permanent residency in Laos?

Residence permits for Laos

Expats who have lived in the country for ten or more years and who plan on living in the country for ten or more months of the year can apply for permanent residence.

How long can foreigners stay in Laos?

Tourist visas are required.

Tourist visas on arrival are available at certain ports of entry, and generally permit a stay of 30 days. You can extend the visas up to an additional 60 days through the Department of Immigration in Vientiane.