This barrier is unrelated to the end of the transition period, following the United Kingdom's departure from the EU.

Public ID: PID-NG386B

Local registration of overseas workers/residents affecting UK exporters/investors in Turkmenistan

in Turkmenistan

Trade barrier summary

Local registration of overseas residents and workers in Turkmenistan, can be inflexible. The process of obtaining a work permit and/or visa can be lengthy and costly. This makes it challenging to bring in workers at short notice.

Sectors affected

  • All sectors



Date reported

15 June 2020

Last updated

18 December 2020

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