Foreigners staying temporarily in Kazakhstan to get IIC in an hour starting with 2019

19 November, 2018, 14:46 267
Foreigners staying temporarily in Kazakhstan to get IIC in an hour starting with 2019

An individual identity code is necessary for foreigners to run business, sign off transactions, pay taxes.  

 

In the next year, the migration service of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Kazakhstan will simplify the paperwork for foreigners staying temporarily. Chairman of the Migration Service Committee of the Ministry of Internal Affairs Galina Sarsenova told at a briefing in the Central Communication Service, BNews.kz correspondent reports. 

"We will start to issue an individual identity code for non-residents of the country - foreigners, those staying temporarily in the country, which is necessary to run business, sign off transactions, pay taxes," Chairman of the Migration Service Committee of the Ministry of Internal Affairs Galina Sarsenova. 

According to her, this service is carried out by tax authorities of the country, and its issue term was 5 days. 

"We suppose that this service will be provided within an hour. Now we are finalizing an information system of the Ministry of Internal Affairs and the Public Service Centre, and the work will be implemented in full starting with the new year," she said. 

According to the Migration Service Committee, 
11 migration services are provided in Astana's PSCs. 

"This list expands. One should say that for the last two years alone, we began to provide the following services by PSCs: paperwork to leave the country for permanent residency abroad, stickers in parents and their children's passports traveling with them abroad, the issuance and renewal to labor migrants, the issuance residents permits to foreigners and IDs to stateless persons, permanently living in Kazakhstan," said Galina Sarsenova.