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Atlas: Your Ally in Simplifying Visa Processes Globally

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Atlas is a global tech company that spans over 160 countries, offering expertise and software built for the future of work.

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Published: 19 Dec 2023

In the ever-changing world of international business, the ability to move talent across borders is a crucial competitive edge. However, obtaining work visas can be complex and challenging, with many requirements and bureaucratic obstacles. This is where Atlas comes in as a reliable partner, knowledgeable in navigating the intricate paths of global visa procedures. Let's explore the typical difficulties companies encounter when applying for employment visas and see how Atlas, an experienced Employer of Record (EOR), can assist you. 

The Common Challenges in Visa Application 

Complex Documentation: Applying for work visas often involves a mountain of paperwork, including proof of educational qualifications, professional experience, and clean criminal records. The documentation process can be time-consuming and requires meticulous attention to detail. 

  • Varied Visa Requirements: Different countries have distinct visa requirements, which may include labour market testing, minimum salary thresholds, and specific job descriptions. Keeping up with the diverse and ever-changing visa prerequisites can be daunting for businesses. 

  • Compliance with Local Regulations: Businesses must adhere to the local regulations and employment laws of the host country, which may involve understanding complex tax structures, social security contributions, and other legal mandates. 

  • Financial and Time Constraints: Setting up a local entity to sponsor visas can be costly and time-consuming. Moreover, businesses often need help with tight timelines to secure visas, especially when they are looking to fill a position urgently. 

The Atlas Advantage in Visa and Global Mobility Solutions 

  • Direct Legal Entities in 160+ Countries: Atlas owns direct legal entities in over 160 countries. With this vast network, Atlas enables quick and efficient visa sponsorships, simplifying the global expansion process for businesses. 

  • Expertise in Navigating Visa Requirements: Atlas brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise in navigating complex visa requirements across different jurisdictions. Their consultative approach guides businesses at every step to avoid delays and complications. 

  • Comprehensive Understanding of Local Labour Markets: With a deep understanding of local labour markets, Atlas assists businesses in preparing all the documentation that aligns with local standards, ensuring a smoother visa application process. 

Ready to simplify your global expansion journey? Download our white paper  to explore how Atlas can be your trusted partner in navigating the complex world of global mobility. 

Looking to delve deeper?  Schedule a consultation with our experts to explore how Atlas can tailor solutions to meet your unique global mobility needs.