Immigration Department Launches Online Service Portal – Eye Witness News
NASSAU, BAHAMAS – The Immigration Department has announced the launch of an online portal for renewal applications, with plans to expand its online services by June and September this year.
In a press release, the department noted: “We started our migration to a digital platform in the fourth quarter of 2020 with the smooth launch of our ‘Application Tracking’ module on our e-Services online portal.
“Now, together with our ministry, we are pleased to present the second phase of this digitization project – submitting an online application for renewals only.
“On March 31, 2021, the Immigration Department will introduce its application module to the online portal for your convenience. This new online service will allow existing applicants to submit renewal applications, upload supporting documents and make required payments for their long-term work permits or residence permits electronically.
“At the end of June and September 2021, we will be adding new features to this module so that short-term work permits and all other types of applications, including citizenship and permanent residence applications, can be submitted online through the portal. “
The ministry encouraged members of the public to visit its Facebook page at the Bahamian Immigration Department or its website at www.immigration.gov.bs to “stay informed of ongoing activities and upgrades. our services and policies ”.
“The Immigration Department appreciates and looks forward to your continued support,” the statement read.