Usually obtaining a work permit takes a period from 15 to 25 calendar days.
The work permit is issued for a period of 1 (one) year with the right of its extension for 1 (one) year. After the extension it will be necessary to get a new work permit.
After obtaining a work permit in Belarus the employer should conclude the labor contract with the foreign citizen. It is necessary to consider the provisions of the law on foreigners under employment contract.
The obligation of labor contract registration lies on the employer of Republic of Belarus. The employer has to apply for the labor contract registration within 1 (one) month of date of the conclusion of the labor contract. In case of extension of special permission for labor activity the additional agreement on extension of the labor contract with the foreign citizen should be also registered also in the Department on immigration and nationality.
This is the example of work permit (see picture):