Department of Labor and Regulation

Title - Foreign Labor

H-2B Temporary Non-Agricultural

Important Notice

About H2B Certification

Process for Becoming Certified

H-2B Job Order Request Form
(to list a job opening with the Department of Labor and Regulation)

Important Notice

The U.S. Department of Labor is making available Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) regarding its implementation of the Northern District of Florida's March 18, 2015 decision to temporarily stay its earlier judgment in Perez v. Perez, No. 3:14-cv-682 (N.D. Florida, Mar. 4, 2015). As a result of this stay, the Department has temporarily resumed processing of requests for H-2B prevailing wage determinations and applications for H-2B temporary non-agricultural labor certification until April 15, 2015. See the FAQs (in Adobe PDF format) on the U.S. Department of Labor website.

H-2B Certification

Placing a Job Order in Connection to a Future H-2B

Email FLC Program Specialist the complete ETA Form 9142-Bd no more than 90 days and no fewer than 75 days prior to the start date of need.

Staff will review the order for compliance with §
655.18 and notify the Certifying Officer of any deficiencies within 6 business days of receipt of the job order. Once an order has been approved and opened for intrastate clearance an acceptance letter will be emailed to the employer.

For additional information please contact the U.S. Department of Labor's Office of Foreign Labor Certification.


Marcia Hultman, Secretary
700 Governors Drive
Pierre, SD 57501-2291
Tel. 605.773.3101
Fax. 605.773.6184