Effective October 28, 2019, the Ministry of Internal Affairs
(MIA) has approved new regulations and a new form for address
The form now includes a field confirming the right to use the
In case of refusal of the address registration documents, an
official of the MIA or an employee of the post office/multi
functional center must now issue an official refusal notice listing
the specific grounds for refusal.
The grounds for refusal now include:
- Violation of the requirements of the
address registration form and its contents;
- Unreadable or corrected text;
- Missing mandatory documents;
- Expiry of the foreign national's
Employers who may be affected are encouraged to contact an
immigration specialist for case-specific advice.
The content of this article is intended to provide a general
guide to the subject matter. Specialist advice should be sought
about your specific circumstances.