Visa case study: Filipino applying for work visit with no entity in the Phillipines


A Filipino national applying for a work visa, however, the sponsoring company doesn’t have an entity in the Philippines.

Potential Issues

The KSA will not process a work visit visa unless there is a ‘sending company’ in the applicant’s home country.

Possible solutions

The KSA host can arrange a contract with a visa agent in the Philippines, as most visa agencies in the Philippines provide manpower services, and it is legal for the visa agent to serve as the sending entity.

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