New national scheme for determination of the employment status of Afghan nationals.

The Ministry of Cooperatives, Labor and Social Welfare is calling 18 to 60-year-old Afghan national holders of the 2022 headcount slips to register and obtain an employment ID.

Headcount slip holders should visit the official website to schedule an appointment:

Headcount slip holders who cannot find their province of residence on the official website should physically approach their respective Headcount slip issuing center.

  • Participation in this scheme is mandatory for individuals between 18 and 60 years old.
  • Registration in the scheme will remain open until 05 May 2023.
  • Those who will not be able to register, might be at risk of losing their legal status in Iran and deportation.

Please visit the Ministry of Cooperatives, Labor and Social Welfare here for the original announcement.