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Exemption Status for Non-Citizen Civil Servants

Exemption Status granted to a person employed in the service of the Government of the Fiji Islands or the government of any country or territory entering the Fiji Islands in the course of his/her duty to enter, reside and work. Authority is under Section 8(1)(f) of the Immigration Act, 2003.


New or Extension

  • Approval and endorsement of the Public Service Commission if applicable.
  • Letter of request from the sponsor/local counterpart for volunteers and may include any relevant MOU.
  • PSC employment contract.
  • Invitation and agreement by relevant bodies and overseas counter parts.
  • Copy of the applicant’s passport (bio-data) page.
  • Certified copy of either parents’ Fiji Passport