The Business and Vocational Counseling Desk is located within the Sultanbeyli Refugees Community Center. Within the scope, the Job and Vocational Counseling service brings together businesses in need of workforce and refugees looking for a job and contributes to the employment of refugees who are looking for a job and to meet the workforce needs of businesses. In our department, entrepreneurial refugees who want to start their own business are provided with all kinds of technical and consulting support they need. Our unit, on behalf of companies employing foreign employees and entrepreneurial refugees, if requested, applies for and follows up work permits in the legalization processes.


Informations About Work Permit, Work Permit Types And How To Get A Work Permit

What Is Work Permit?

The document issued by the Ministry of Labor and Social Security of the Republic of Turkey. for a foreigner to work in any employer in Turkey is called a Work Permit. All foreigners who are not citizens of the Republic of Turkey, who are in our country for the purpose of working, are obliged to obtain a work permit in accordance with the law on Work Permits of Foreigners.

Work permits in Turkey are issued by the Ministry of Labor and Social Security of the Republic of Turkey. A document issued by the Ministry in the form of an official document that grants a foreigner the right to work and reside in Turkey within the validity period is called a WORK PERMIT.

Types of Work Permits

Independent Work Permit

Foreigners who are members of a professional profession may be granted an independent work permit, provided that special conditions specified in other laws are met.

Indefinite Work Permit

Foreigners who have a long-term residence permit or a legal work permit for at least eight years in Turkey can apply for an indefinite work permit.

Temporary Work Permit

According to the International Labor Law, the foreigner whose work permit application is evaluated positively, on the condition that it does not exceed the duration of the employment or service contract, in a certain workplace belonging to a real or legal person or public institution or organization or in a certain job in their workplaces in the same business line, the work permit is granted for a maximum of one year in the first application.

Turquoise Card

In accordance with the international management principle; Turquoise Card applications for education, sectoral education, contribution to science and technology, personnel for employment throughout the country in its activities in Turkey, and for the institutions in the country of investment in the field of international business, and the approach of the Ministry to the procedures and principles.


Documents and Permits Required for a Legal Entity

What is a Workplace License?

Establishment and working license is the permission given by the authorized administrative units to open and work in the workplaces within the scope of the Regulation on Opening a Business and Working Licenses.

A workplace cannot be opened and operated without a duly obtained license from the authorized administrations. Professional organizations that are other than the authorized administrations in the regulation or other licenses and documents obtained from other places do not remove the obligation to obtain a license. Establishments opened and operated without a license may be closed by authorized administrations such as the provincial special administration or the municipality.

Types of Licenses

Sanitary Establishments

Grocery store, convenience store, butcher, poultry, fishermen, restaurants, cafeterias, bakeries, buffeta...

Non-Sanitary Establishments

Pastry, börek, dessert, yufka, bagel, pastry, mantı factories, bread ovens...

Public Rest and Entertainment Places

Hotel, aparthotel, hostel, coffee shop, country house, country coffee, tea garden, internet cafes...