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Questions tagged [work]

Getting work during your trip, or being allowed to work in a certain country. Some related tags are listed in `tag info`.

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Travelling to the US on the Visa Waiver Program (VWP) to attend a job interview

I am a UK citizen who has been invited to the US for the purposes of an onsite interview in a few weeks' time. I have been looking online for an answer to this question and have found many conflicting ...
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Do celebrities require work visas for every country they visit?

By celebrity, I mean maybe a famous singer. If they are doing a world tour, they are doing "work" in many countries around the world. From my understanding, in most countries if you want to "work", ...
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Applying for Student Visa while living in Australia on Working Holiday Visa [closed]

I am currently in Australia on a Working Holiday visa which will expire on March 3rd, 2018. I will be applying for a Student Visa soon as I have received my CoE for Uni recently, but I've come to ...
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What are my options for nomad working in the EU?

I'm currently travelling through 4 European countries while remotely working for my own companies for salaries and doing this on a tourist Visa. Currently this is Germany, Belgium, Netherland and ...
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UK citizen, employed by UK firm, delivering consultancy services for a Danish company in the USA

I am employed by a UK company as an IT consultant and my company has a contract with a Danish company with offices in the USA. I have been asked to travel to the USA for 1 week to help the USA members ...
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In which countries are Australian citizens legally allowed to work while visiting as a tourist besides New Zealand and Georgia?

I know as an Aussie I'm allowed to work while vising Georgia as I did so in 2011/12. I also know I'm allowed to work in New Zealand as Australians are granted a special status there. But are there ...
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Which countries allow to work remotely on visitor visas? [closed]

Which countries allow to stay ≥6 months on business/tourist visa and telecommute for another country during the stay? So far I only know one: Canada (6 months business/tourist visa) http://www.cic....
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Is it really permitted for travellers to work while visiting Georgia on a tourist visa?

Last night at a party with lots of expats and Georgians the topic came up that foreigners don't need any special visa or work permit to work in Georgia while they are visiting the country as tourists. ...
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How should my wife apply for a Schengen visa if I am going to work there for a few months?

I am an Indian passport holder, awaiting receipt of my work permit from Employer to work in Belgium for a tenure of less than three months. I want my wife to accompany my during this time, so that we ...
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Schengen visa: why bank statements if the company is sponsoring my visa?

I have a work permit for Belgium. I understand that my visa application will be sponsored by the Belgian company recruiting me. In this case, why am I stil required to submit my bank statements? I am ...
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Are there any programs in British Columbia in which a U.S. citizen could get a visa to work temporarily (and travel)?

I'd like to explore British Columbia, for maybe a few months. I see this being expensive and difficult without a visa, but I don't mind working, even in a stipend position that only covers living ...
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UK citizen, US company, living in UK: Can I use an ESTA?

So: I am a UK citizen I work for a US company I currently live in the UK and have no US visa What am I allowed to do when I enter the US on an ESTA? Am I allowed to work if I am getting paid in a UK ...
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Getting my work visa after traveling on the VWP (USA)

I and going to the USA on a VWP and have been offered a job. Can my employer get my work visa while I am in the USA?
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Converting Chinese spouse visa to work visa [closed]

I am a Pakistani passport holder. I'm currently in China on a spouse visa. I want to apply for a work visa now. Can I go to Hong Kong to apply for this visa or do I need to go back to Pakistan and ...
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UK certificate of eligibility

I applied for a certificate of eligibility in the UK. I didn't have a bank statement account because I work in another country and I only send money back home. So the agency told me to trust any of my ...
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Aruba says tourists are not allowed to work there. How strictly should I interpret this?

I'm planning a trip to Aruba and so I was checking out the passport requirements. I found them here. Near the top, it says, "During their stay in Aruba tourists are not allowed to work" (emphasis ...
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SSN for North American Indian Status [closed]

I have a Social Security Number through my Ojibway Indian Status. I moved from Canada and worked here for a period of about 12 years and obtained a permanent resident card. I moved back to Canada for ...
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What non third world country would allow me to work temporarily?

I am planning on going on a 10 month trip after my study as a Dutch citizen. In this 10 months I mostly want to travel, but as money will be needed at some point, I also want to work. By that time I ...
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Travel to USA from another country and return to home country on a Business Visa B1

I am from India and have received my work permit for Denmark. I will soon travel to Denmark to work with the Danish company. However, within two-three weeks I need to visit the USA for attending some ...
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Emails and conference calls while in the USA under ESTA (B-1 Waiver)

I will soon be visiting the USA for a couple of months under the Visa Waiver program, while on leave from my European job. I was wondering whether it would be fully legal should I check my work email ...
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UK citizen, living in India and working in India: Can I use an ESTA to work for 2 months in the US?

So, I am an UK Citizen. Currently living & working in India. Can I use ESTA to work for 2 months in US for my employer's client in the US? I will not be getting any salary or money for these 2 ...
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Can a student in the USA with part-time work authorization work remotely for a UK company? [closed]

Can an international student studying in the USA with part-time work authorization work remotely for a firm in the UK? It is possible or does one need a UK work visa as well?
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Does a US national need a visa to teach a paid training course in the UK? [duplicate]

My US company offers technology training. A UK company has contacted us and would like to bring one of our people over for a week to train them onsite. Does the trainer need a work visa? If so what ...
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Swiss Schengen visa - Cancel short stay business visa and get short stay work permit visa

I have a work authorization for Switzerland valid until 19th April 2018 for 4 months max. I intended to get a short-stay work visa for 120 days (Type D visa) but due to an incorrect appointment at ...
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Travel by working? [closed]

Are there still any ways you can travel by working? For instance, do you know of any organizations or industries that would be willing to trade either general labor or a specific skill with the ...
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Type D Visa for Denmark (Flight Ticket Booking) [closed]

I Received a work permit in Denmark for 70 days and the embassy gave me a type D visa for Denmark valid for 60 days but after entering Denmark i receive a work permit for 70 days. The question is how ...
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Dual Canadian/UK citizen living in Canada. Going to work as a musician in UK for 3 weeks [duplicate]

Which passport do I present to the (Canadian) airline? Canada now insists that Canadian citizens fly with a Canadian passport. Presumably I need to show my UK passport to work legally in the UK. Can I ...
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Where to sit and work for a couple of hours in Rome near Stazione Termini?

I am going to Rome and I am arriving quite early. As will be waiting for some friends before heading to the location where we stay I am looking for a place, near Stazione Termini where I can quietly ...
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Traveling inside Schengen state for work - no visa [duplicate]

I have applied for a temporary permit (Poland) 8 months ago and I'm still waiting. I have a stamp in my passport stating that I have applied and waiting for the result, but it is written in Polish. ...
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Working holiday visa for 3 weeks internship in NZ?

I'm moving to Australia to do an internship for a consultancy company based in Sydney in November. The company has an office in NZ, that they would like me to visit for about 3 weeks during my ...
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How long does it take to get Canadian Visa? [closed]

Im sure this question has been touched on before however my situation is slightly unique which I belief warrants the opening of a new question, without being duplicate. I have to apply for a Canadian ...
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Where can I find a decent place to do remote work in Addis Ababa?

I will be living in Addis Ababa from the end of February until the end of August. I normally work as a software developer in Sweden and I hope to continue doing that in Ethiopia (albeit remotely). ...
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Visiting Japan and Doing Surveys Online [duplicate]

I'm hoping to visit Japan in the next few years on holiday. I would stay for almost the maximum tourism period, which for Uk Citizens is 3 months or so. I have heard that law enforcement there is ...
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Are there ferries from Europe to Djibouti?

I would like to take a ship from Europe to Djibouti, as I will study there for the next 4 months in Ethiopia. As for traveling, I would really like to go by ship, rather than flying. Could I work ...
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Can I use my Schengen visa for a completely different purpose and entry point?

I am a non-EU national, permanent UK Resident. Recently, my work issued me with a multiple Schengen visa with Norway as the first (main) point of entry. Now I want to go on holidays to Greece - do I ...
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Is there any country in Europe that allows a foreign worker to invite his parents? [closed]

Most countries that I know don't consider parents as family members and don't allow a legal worker to take them with him/her (unlike taking the spouse or children) for the term of the contract. Are ...
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A Work Permit for USA [closed]

I have an employee that has a passport from India, is a permanent residency status in Canada. The employee will need to travel to the US for work. What would my letter request need to say to obtain a ...
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Canadian with dual passports uk/can can I work? [closed]

I am Canadian and I hold a Canadian passport and I am currently in the process of obtaining my UK passport (my mum was born a British citizen). I plan on moving to and working in the UK do I still ...
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Can I travel to England as a tourist, while my work permit is being processed?

I am expecting a job offer in the UK and have some questions. The company will take care of the visa requirements as part of my package, but I'd like to go earlier to familiarize myself with the city ...
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How can I make sure it's legal to “help” in return for lodging on a non-working visa somewhere? [closed]

I have been on a site called WorkAway.info, which helps people who need some help to find travelers willing to do it for room and board. Looking at China, for example, I see hundreds of requests, ...
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Planning US Tourist Visa overstay; is this a bad idea? [closed]

My family and I have just been granted a multiple-entry tourist visa and we are planning to go to the U.S. in April 2017. I'm planning to overstay in the United States to look for a better Job but my ...
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Do I need a work visa as a US student traveling to Germany for under 90 days?

I am an American student in the United States who is planning to travel to Germany this summer for a month and a half. I will be working there. According to Article 14 in the employment ordinance , "...
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South African working for US company in SA; need to go work at client in Canada

I am currently employed by a US owned company in South Africa. The US branch has obtained a contract with a Canadian client for a couple of months (up to 6 months). The US branch requires of me to ...
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Can I work remotely while being a tourist in Russia?

I have for many years now, spent most of my days, answering online surveys. They pay usually up to £1.00 or so each, and I do them online. Next week I'm going to Russia on a Tourism visa. Can I ...
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What are the considerations for doing a short-term (i.e. two month) work exchange in China?

My friend and I are American citizens and college students who are both studying Chinese. We would like to go to China this summer to improve our Chinese, and have been looking into private work ...
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Can I do unpaid work in Canada on a visitor's visa?

A startup in Canada has offered me in an internship. It will be unpaid work and will last for 6 weeks or so. They don't have enough funds to hire someone and don't offer paid internships or pay ...
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Cross border Canada to USA to trigger work visa

My son is currently in Canada on tourist visa, has his work visa approved while in Canada and wants to know how long he has to cross border and stay in USA for. Can he do in same day? He was ...
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Supervising hardware installation when traveling to the US using VWP

I fly to Florida on Tuesday for a fortnights holiday and have been asked by my employer to return 6 days after I return to supervise installation of video walls supplied by a UK company sold to an ...
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Staying in USA while working for a company as an international courier - possible on ESTA?

I have a chance to live in California but work for a European company and I'm not a US citizen. the work involves constantly leaving and returning from other countries as a courier. I would be paid ...
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Is it permitted to look for a job while visiting the US under the Visa Waiver Program?

We already have a question on whether you can attend a job interview or look for work while in the US on a tourist visa. (Actually it's unresolved with two possibly conflicting answers and no solid ...