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For receiving financial support

Important information regarding foreign employment

1. For receiving financial support by the family of deceased migrant workers

            Required documents:

  • A letter from Department of Foreign Employment (FEPB)
  • Labour permit sticker / letter
  • Contract / Agreement paper
  • Death certificate of deceased from municipality or rural municipality
  • Passport and citizenship certificate of deceased
  • A letter of death from the Embassy of Nepal in destination country
  • Medical certificate or proof from hospital in destination country
  • A document given by custom office at Tribhuban International Airport (TIA)
  • Citizenship certificate and photos of nearest family members/keen
  • Relationship certificate if married or proof of unmarried if not married

Time to apply: Within one year from the date of dead body repatriation

Receivable amount: NRs. 700,000 (from 31 July 2017)

Applicant: Spouse (if married) or Parents (if unmarried)

2. For receiving financial support for the treatment of migrant worker

Required documents:

  • A letter from Department of Foreign Employment (FEPB)
  • Labour permit sticker / letter
  • Contract / Agreement paper
  • A proof letter of treatment given by the Embassy of Nepal or hospital in destination country
  • Passport, citizenship certificate and PP size photographs of migrant worker
  • A proof of treatment or medical certificate from government hospital in Nepal

Time to apply: Within one year from the date of repatriation

Receivable amount: Maximum NRs. 700,000

Applicant: Self (migrant worker)

3. For receiving financial support for the treatment of family member of migrant

    workers

Required documents:

  • A letter from Department of Foreign Employment (FEPB)
  • Labour permit sticker / letter
  • Contract / agreement paper
  • Passport and citizenship certificate of migrant worker
  • Citizenship certificate and photograph of the family of migrant worker getting medical treatment
  • Relationship certificate from rural municipality/municipality
  • Medical report from the government hospital in Nepal for those who are suffering from Cancer, Kidney problem, Heart disease, Parkinson’s disease and Alzheimer

Time to apply: Within one year from the date of treatment

Receivable amount: Maximum NRs. 50,000

Applicant: Self (migrant worker)

4. For getting financial support to the migrant workers with physical disability

Required documents:

  • A letter from Department of Foreign Employment (FEPB)
  • Labour permit sticker / letter
  • A proof of physical disability given by the Embassy of Nepal or hospital in country of destination
  • Passport, citizenship certificate and PP size photographs of migrant worker
  • Photographs showing physical injuries
  • A proof of treatment or medical certificate form government hospital in Nepal

Time to apply: Within one year from the date of treatment

Receivable amount: Maximum NRs. 700,000

Applicant: Self (migrant worker)

5. For getting vehicle support to reach dead body from airport to hometown

Required documents:

  • Citizenship certificate of applicant
  • Passport of deceased

Time to apply: One day before or same day of the arrival of dead body

Applicant: Family/relatives of deceased

6. For receiving scholarship support by the children of deceased/migrant workers with complete physical disability

Required documents:

  • Passport of worker
  • Labour permit sticker/letter
  • A proof of death or medical report of complete physical disability of the migrant workers  provided by concerned agencies in destination
  • Relationship certificate from rural municipality/municipality
  • Passport size photograph of applicant 
  • Citizenship of applicant’s nearest keen/guardians
  • Proof of compensation received from Foreign Employment Promotion Board (FEPB)
  • Recommendation letter from respective school

Agency to submit application: District Education Office of the applicant’s district

Application submission date: within the time frame as dispatched by Foreign Employment Promotion Board (FEPB)

Receivable amount: NRs. 8000 for primary level and NRs. 12000 for secondary level

Applicant: Victim's son/daughter

Note: The given provision for financial and other support has come into effect from Shawna 16, 2074 (3 July, 2017) onwards.