Wednesday , October 17 2018

Losing drivers license on designation change

I have my visa Article 18 company driver visa and I have university degree also. Now I have completed 1 year from my present company and now I have good offer from another company. But the new company wants to change my designation to a sales executive. My old company is ready to give me a release. So if my old company gives me release, can I transfer my visa to another company and also change my title from driver to sales executive?

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Answer: If your present company is willing to give your a release and you are also ready to change your present designation of ‘driver’ to a new designation ‘sales executive’ you will have no problem in transferring your residency to the company. You must however note that you will lose your driving licence if you have one with the change in designation.


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