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Immigration News

1606, 2021

New Opening Hours

June 16, 2021|Categories: Ministry|

Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Foreign Trade and Immigration Public Notice The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Foreign Trade and Immigration hereby informs the general public that effective Thursday 17th June, 2021 all Immigration Offices (Refugees, Nationality and Passports, and Border Management and Immigration Service) adjusted opening hours will be Monday to Thursday 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM and Fridays 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM. Cashier Service will be open on Monday to Thursday from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM and on Fridays 9:00 AM to 3:30 PM offering continuous service through lunch. Please access the forms section at https://immigration.gov.bz/forms for downloadable application forms, and information on all the service we provide. Thank you. Management Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Foreign Trade and Immigration 15th June 2021

1006, 2021

Taiwan Embassy – Donation of Health Safety Equipment

June 10, 2021|Categories: Ministry|

Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Foreign Trade and Immigration At a brief ceremony held on Thursday, 10th June 2021 at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Foreign Trade and Immigration in Belmopan, H.E. David Kuan-Chou Chien, Taiwan’s Ambassador to Belize, handed over a donation of 5,000 face masks and 500 isolation gowns to Hon. Ramon Cervantes, Minister of State in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Foreign Trade and Immigration. The donation will be used by officers of the Border Management and Immigration Services Department and the Nationality and Passports Department. Witness at the handing over was Mrs. Debra Estrada, Director of Border Management and Immigration Services. The Ministry thanks our strategic partner, the Embassy of Taiwan in continuously working with us to become a modern, proficient, Immigration organization which contributes to the sustainable development of Belize by providing world class border protection and travel facilitation services. [...]

1203, 2021

IOM Immigration Digitization

March 12, 2021|Categories: Ministry|

PRESS RELEASE (FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE) IOM Belize signs agreement with Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Foreign Trade and Immigration to support document digitization exercise. Belize City, 10 March 2021 - The International Organization for Migration (IOM) Belize signed an Implementation Agreement with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Foreign Trade and Immigration to support the Department of Nationality and Passports Records Management Unit (RMU) under the framework of the Western Hemisphere Program (WHP). The WHP is a regional project funded by the Department of State’s Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration (PRM) that aims to strengthen the personal capacities of governments and civil society actors to manage migration in a sustainable and humane manner. One of the fundamental functions of the Nationality and Passports Department, is the replacement of lost, mutilated, or damaged, Permanent Residence and Nationality Certificates. The present state of records dating as far back as the 1970s [...]

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