DOL, Aug. 24, 2022 - OFLC Announces the awarding of an investment from the Technology Modernization Fund to develop a new Permanent Labor Certification Program
"To keep the public informed regarding the development and modernization of the Department...
DOJ, Oct. 19, 2021
"The U.S. Department of Justice and the U.S. Department of Labor today announced separate settlement agreements with Facebook regarding its use of the permanent labor certification program (PERM). The Justice Department’s...
OFLC, July 16, 2021
1. OFLC Announces Relocation of the Office of Foreign Labor Certification's Atlanta National Processing Center; Change of Physical Mailing Address
The Employment and Training Administration issued a Federal Register notice...
OFLC, June 16, 2020
" OFLC Announces Extension of Issuance of Electronic PERM Labor Certifications Through September 30, 2020.
On March 25, 2020, the Office of Foreign Labor Certification (OFLC) informed stakeholders that the Atlanta National...
1. " OFLC Issues Frequently Asked Questions Related to the H-2B Supplemental Visa Allocation Announcement by Department of Homeland Security for the Second Half of Fiscal Year 2020.
The Office of Foreign Labor Certification (OFLC) has released...
Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 42 / Monday, March 4, 2019
Selection Procedures for Reviewing Applications Filed by Employers Seeking Temporary Employment of H–2B Foreign Workers in the United States
" The Department of Labor’s (Department’s...
DOL, Feb. 26, 2019
February 26, 2019. Department Announces Updates to its Procedures for Processing H-2B Applications for Temporary Labor Certification
"The Department today announced updates to its procedures for processing H-2B applications...
DOL OFLC, Jan. 7, 2019 - " OFLC Issues Last Status Update Today on the iCERT System.
LAST OPERATING STATUS : The Department's iCERT Rapid Response Team has continued to monitor the iCERT system, which has consistently been open for service...
DOL Office of Foreign Labor Certification
Jan. 3, 2019: OFLC Issues Status Update on Availability of the iCERT System
The iCERT system for application processing is tentatively scheduled to open at 2:00 p.m. EST on MONDAY, JANUARY 7, 2019.
DOL, Jan. 2, 2019
"The iCERT Portal System is currently unavailable.
IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT (Updated January 2, 2019, 12:00PM EST): Within the first five minutes of opening the semi-annual H-2B certification process on January 1, 2019, the U...
Employers vying for the 33,000 H-2B visas (for temporary, non-agricultural workers) with an April 1, 2019 start date were poised last night to e-file critical document packets at one nanosecond past midnight, EST.
See: December 27, 2018. H-2B Application...
"The Department [of Labor] has released its Foreign Labor Certification Annual Report .
The 2010 Annual Report presents information on the Prevailing Wage
Determination Process, Permanent Labor Certification and Temporary
"An updated version of the OFLC 2010 Annual Report has been prepared. You can view this report by clicking here ." - DOL, Oct. 12, 2011.
"The Office of Foreign Labor Certification has posted updated program factsheets containing the FY 2014 Q4 TD selected statistics for the Permanent Labor Certification Program , Prevailing Wage Determination Program , H-1B Temporary Visa Program...
U.S. Department of Labor Employment and Training Administration Office of Foreign Labor Certification Frequently Asked Questions H-2B Program – Employer-Provided Surveys March 2015