Department of Immigration and Emigration
Special endorsement for Indians arriving for employment

Under the provision of Immigration Act 1/2007 part 15, we hereby announce that all employment contracts for Indians arriving for employment except employees of the Government of Maldives and public companies of the government should be endorsed by the High Commission of India, Male’, Maldives prior to their arrival.

Therefore, effective from 01st May 2013 all Employment Approval ( EA ) will only be issued to endorsed employment agreement / contract uploaded on the Immigration Online Expat Management System. 

08 April 2013