registered 16.09.2022, reg. number 3387
Order of the minister for the development of information technologies and communications of the Republic of Uzbekistan, registered 16.09.2022, reg. number 3387
Kuchga kirish sanasi
01.10.2022
ANNEX
to the
Order of the Minister for Development of Information Technologies and Communications of the Republic of Uzbekistan No. 233-mh dated September 12, 2022
5. To obtain a Recommendation, applicants must submit to the Directorate through the online platform an application in accordance with Annex 2 of this regulation. The application must include copies of the applicant’s passport and those of their family members (spouse, parents, children), as well as a photograph of the applicant. Additionally, the following documents must be attached to the application:
10. In case of incompleteness of the documents stipulated in Paragraph 5 of this Regulation, as well as in case of revealing inaccurate information or absence of mandatory information in the application, the Directorate shall refuse to consider the application.
17. In cases where the Expert Council has not found the grounds for refusal as provided for in Paragraph 16 of this Regulation, an opinion regarding the recommendation for the applicant is submitted to the Directorate.
30. Upon termination of a labor contract or a civil law contract concluded with a foreign IT specialist, the legal entity specified in the fourth indent of subparagraph “b” of paragraph 5 of this Regulation shall notify the Directorate thereof within ten days.
31. Within five working days of receiving information indicating grounds to cancel a recommendation, as detailed in paragraph 28 of this Regulation, the Directorate shall decide whether to cancel the recommendation, unless otherwise specified in the second subparagraph of paragraph 30.
If the holder of the recommendation, with whom the labor contract or civil law contract has been terminated, has not notified about the conclusion of a contract with another employer (customer) within the period stipulated by the second subparagraph of paragraph 30 of this Regulation, the Directorate within five working days from the date of expiration of this period shall make a decision to cancel the recommendation.
ANNEX 1
to the
Regulations on the procedure for providing recommendations to foreign investors and IT specialists, as well as founders (Participants) of residents of the Technopark of Software Products and Information Technologies

Steps

Participants

Measures

Deadlines

Step 1

Applicant (legal entity)

Submits an application to the Directorate along with all required documents (including the business plan) in the approved format to register as a Technopark resident.

As needed

Step 2

Directorate

1. Accepts applications and documents and verifies their accuracy and completeness.

2. Refuses to consider an application if the application contains inaccurate information or documents are not submitted in full.

3. Submits the documents to the Expert Council.


Within 1 working day

Within 1 working day

Step 3

Expert Council

1. Considers applications for recommendation and, based on the results of the consideration, adopts a conclusion on recommendation or decline to issue a recommendation.

2. Conducts a remote interview with the applicant if necessary.

Within 20 days

Step 4

Directorate

1. Makes a decision to issue or decline to issue a recommendation based on the conclusion of the Expert Council.

2. Sends notification of the decision to the e-mail address specified in the applicant's application.

3. Formalizes the recommendation.



Within 1 working day


Within 1 working day

Step 5

Directorate

In case the applicant is abroad, the directorate applies to the Consular and Legal Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan and territorial subdivisions in the Republic of Karakalpakstan and regions for registration of “IT-visa” with a recommendation, a copy of passport, as well as a questionnaire of the established sample.

Within 1 working day

Step 6

Directorate

Provides a recommendation based on the applicant's identification document when applying for a recommendation.

Immediately

Step 7

Employer, Technopark resident or investee legal entity that is a resident of the Republic of Uzbekistan

In case of being in the Republic of Uzbekistan, the applicant, who is a citizen of the countries that have introduced visa regime with the Republic of Uzbekistan, shall apply on their behalf to the Internal Affairs Authorities for issuance of “IT-Visa”.

As needed

Step 8

Directorate

Enters the relevant information into the Common Electronic Registry of Recommendations.

Within 1 working day

ANNEX 2
to the
Regulation on the Procedure for Providing Recommendations to Foreign Investors and IT Specialists, as well as Founders (Participants) of Residents of Technopark of Software Products and Information Technologies

Applicant information:

1. Full Name:

2. Date of birth (dd, mm, yy):

3. Sex:

□ Male

□ Female

4. Citizenship:

5. Passport series & number:

6. Date of issue:

7. Expiration date:

8. Copy of passport: download

9. One color photograph:

download

10. Address of residence in the Republic of Uzbekistan (for applicants staying in the Republic of Uzbekistan):

11. Cell phone:

12. Additional contact number:

13. E-mail:

14. Planned period of stay in the Republic of Uzbekistan:

15. Previous trips to the Republic of Uzbekistan (date, purpose):

16. What countries have you visited in the last three years and purpose?

Details of accompanying relatives (spouse, parents, and children only):

Full Name

Degree of kinship:

Date of birth

Citizenship

Passport Copy:

Download

For an IT specialist

1. Name of the employer legal entity:

2. Employer's phone number and address:

3. A Document certifying that the annual income for the last 12 months, authorized by the Bank or the relevant authority as of the date of application, is not less than $30 000 USD equivalent:

download

4. Document attesting the applicant's major and qualification in the IT sector (diploma, certificate, or other):

download

5. Resume (attach)

6. Letter (petition) from an employer-resident of the Republic of Uzbekistan, confirming the intention to hire the applicant as an employee in the IT sector:

download

7. Petitioner Full Name:

8. Petitioner Position:

9. Petitioner Cell Phone:

Investment project name

1. Investment project name:

2. Investment project info on the development of the IT sector:

3. Bank statement confirming the amount of the proposed investment in the development of the IT sector:

download

4. Copy of the decision confirming the authority of the person acting on behalf of the investor company planning to invest in the development of the IT sector:

download

5. Letter (petition) of the legal entity-resident of the Republic of Uzbekistan on realization of the investment project with the applicant:

download

6. Petitioner Full Name:

7. Petitioner Position:

8. Petitioner Cell Phone:

For a resident-founder (participant) of the Technopark of Software Products and Information Technologies

1. Name of the Technopark resident-company:

I was warned about responsibility for violating the rules of stay of foreign citizens in the Republic of Uzbekistan.

I acknowledge and agree that my personal data requested in this application must necessarily be submitted for the consideration of the application.

I am aware of and agree to all personal data relating to me and indicated in this application to be transferred to the competent authorities and processed by them in order for them to decide on my application.

I confirm that all the information I have provided in the application is true and complete. I am aware that incorrect information may result in refusal or revocation of the visa issued, as well as criminal liability under the laws of the Republic of Uzbekistan.

I am aware that an issued “IT-Visa” or “IT-Card” can be revoked if I do not comply with the conditions of its issuance.

ANNEX 3
to the
Regulation on the Procedure for Providing Recommendations to Foreign Investors and Information Technology Specialists, as well as Founders (Participants) of Technopark of Software Products and Information Technologies Residents