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For persons interested in application forms for Work Permits, Cayman Status or Permanent Residency, visit for the latest forms. Submitting and completing the correct forms is important for timely processing of your requested service.

Services Offered and their operating hours

  • Workforce Opportunities & Residency Cayman The office at Apollo House West located at #87 Mary Street is currently open daily from 9am to 4pm and all services are offered. Visit for information and current application forms.
  • Passport & Corporate Services - The office on Elgin Ave is currently open daily from 9am 3pm. Email passport& with any questions.
  • The office on Elgin Ave is currently open daily from 8:30am 4:30pm. Visitor extensions can be applied for online at

Enforcement Updates

DOI Enforcement Division Update
Joint operations conducted in the last two weeks resulted in seven arrests and 30 spot checks. 18th May 2018, 3:45pm

Latest Updates

Legalislation Using Passport & Corporate Services
Due to COVID-19 the Passport and Corporate Services office is currently unable to accept documents for legalisation / apostilles at this time. However; we are moving to a provisional system where you will send your notarised documents to your client(s) as usual and instruct them to contact us to confirm the authenticity of the signatures.  9th April 2020, 10:18pm
Bills Preface Changes
Proposed legislation seeks to establish in law the future operations and statutory framework for WORC and CBC. 24th October 2018, 5:12pm
Customers Benefit from DOI Cross-training
The DOI has completed a cross-training initiative to enhance its customer service experience. 17th October 2018, 5:12pm
DOI Enforcing the Law
After reviewing the final data, officials report a total of 185 overstayers departed the Islands during Immigration Amnesty. 17th October 2018, 5:08pm
Migrants Arrive at IDC
The IDC has reopens to accommodate the arrival of 11 Cuban migrants. 8th October 2018, 5:05pm