Global Business Mobility
Global Business Mobility (GBM) Visa is a new type of visa that allows businesses to send their employees on short-term work assignments to various countries. This visa aims to facilitate business mobility and support businesses in expanding their operations globally. At Sterling Law, we understand the complexities of the GBM visa and can provide expert guidance to businesses that wish to apply for it.
What is the GBM Visa?
The GBM Visa is a type of visa that enables businesses to send their employees on short-term work assignments to various countries. This visa is currently available in Australia, Canada, Singapore, and the United Kingdom. The GBM Visa is designed to facilitate business mobility and support businesses in expanding their operations globally.
The GBM Visa allows businesses to send their employees to other countries for up to 90 days in a 180-day period without the need to obtain a work permit or visa in that country. The visa holder can perform a range of activities, including attending meetings, signing contracts, and negotiating deals.
Eligibility for the GBM Visa
To be eligible for the GBM Visa, the applicant must be an employee of a business that has been approved for the visa program. The business must be registered in one of the participating countries and must meet certain eligibility criteria. These criteria vary depending on the country.
The applicant must also meet the eligibility criteria for the specific country they are visiting. This may include meeting health and character requirements and having sufficient funds to support themselves during their stay.
Benefits of the GBM Visa
The GBM Visa offers many benefits to businesses, including:
- Increased flexibility: The GBM Visa allows businesses to send their employees on short-term work assignments without the need to obtain a work permit or visa in the host country.
- Reduced costs: The GBM Visa can reduce the costs associated with obtaining work permits and visas for employees.
- Increased competitiveness: The GBM Visa can help businesses to expand their operations globally and compete with other businesses that have a global presence.
- Improved mobility: The GBM Visa can improve business mobility by allowing employees to travel and work in different countries more easily.
Our Expertise in the GBM Visa
At Sterling Law, we have a team of experienced lawyers who can provide expert guidance to businesses that wish to apply for the GBM Visa. Our team has a deep understanding of the eligibility criteria, application process, and the legal and regulatory landscape of the participating countries.
We can provide advice on a range of issues related to the GBM Visa, including:
- Eligibility criteria: We can advise businesses on the eligibility criteria for the GBM Visa, including the requirements for the business and the employee.
- Application process: We can guide businesses through the application process, including the documentation requirements and the processing time.
- Compliance: We can ensure that businesses comply with the relevant laws and regulations in the host country, including tax and employment laws.
- Visa extensions: We can advise businesses on the process for extending the GBM Visa and assist with the application process.
Why Choose Sterling Law?
At Sterling Law, we have a deep understanding of the GBM Visa and the legal and regulatory landscape of the participating countries. Our team has extensive experience in advising businesses on how to expand their operations globally, and we can provide expert guidance on all aspects of the GBM Visa.
We work closely with our clients to understand their specific needs and provide customized solutions that meet their unique requirements. Our team is committed to providing high-quality services and ensuring that our clients achieve their business objectives.
If you are a business that is interested in applying for the GBM Visa, contact Sterling Law today to book a consultation with our experienced team. We can provide expert guidance and ensure that your application is successful.