Can I apply for a work permit while I am in The Bahamas? Work permits must be applied for and obtained from the Department of Immigration Nassau, Hawkins Hill, PO Box N-831, Nassau, The Bahamas, Tel: 001 2 Fax: 001 2 2.Please note: a collector told me about his registered letter being kept in Barbuda for many months, sitting in the PO Box.After more than a year the letter came back with remark: PO Box closed!No; work permit applications from persons already in the Bahamas would not be entertained.Applications must be made while you are outside the Bahamas. What is the criteria for a non-Bahamian person to obtain employment in The Bahamas?
proof of yellow fever vaccination only if you are arriving from a country with risk of yellow fever. If you are traveling from a country other than the US, check this list to see if you may be required to get the yellow fever vaccine: Countries with risk of yellow fever virus (YFV) transmission.If you click on "Year Wise" you get a year-by-year listing of stamps.By clicking on a given year, you can see all the stamps for that year with images.The Bahamas is a small developing country and Government regulations ensure that employment may be only offered to non - Bahamians in posts for which there are no suitably qualified Bahamians.In order to obtain employment as a non - Bahamian, the following criteria must be met: An employer who has a vacant post is required to advertise the post locally.