Work permit applicants will be required “Registered Electronic Mail Address (KEP-Turkish acronym)” during their work permit application.
In the announcement of Ministry of Labor and Social Security, General Directorate of International Labor Force, dated 25 October 2017, it is stated that renewal of Work Permit Application System is about to be completed; and new system will put into practice soon.
As per the said announcement;
- Applicants of all work permit applications and of the foreigners who apply for independent and permanent work permit must have a “Registered Electronic Mail Address.”
- It will be obligatory to file the applications with e-signature.
- In case the applicant doesn’t have any KEP account and e-signature, application will not be possible.