Getting Started with International Onboarding

With Zenefits, employers can onboard international workers in the following countries:

  • Aland Islands
  • Albania
  • Andorra
  • Argentina
  • Australia
  • Austria
  • Belarus
  • Belgium
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Brazil
  • Bulgaria
  • Canada
  • China
  • Croatia
  • Cyprus
  • Czechia
  • Denmark
  • Dominican Republic
  • Estonia
  • Faroe  Islands
  • Finland
  • France
  • Germany
  • Gibraltar
  • Greece
  • Guernsey
  • Hong  Kong
  • Hungary
  • Iceland
  • India
  • Ireland
  • Isle of Man
  • Italy
  • Japan
  • Jersey
  • Kenya
  • Kosovo
  • Latvia
  • Liechtenstein
  • Lithuania
  • Luxembourg
  • Malaysia
  • Malta
  • Mexico
  • Moldova
  • Monaco
  • Montenegro
  • Netherlands
  • North Macedonia
  • Norway
  • Philippines
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Romania
  • San  Marino
  • Serbia
  • Singapore
  • Slovakia
  • Slovenia
  • Spain
  • Svalbard and Jan  Mayen
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • Taiwan
  • Thailand
  • Turkey
  • United Kingdom
  • Vatican
  • Vietnam

Zenefits does not provide other HR & compliance services for workers residing outside of the United States and only handles technical support inquiries from these individuals. Zenefits supports work locations for US territories.  


Does Zenefits offer benefits or payroll for international workers?

No. Zenefits only provides basic onboarding and offboarding capabilities for international workers. Zenefits does not support Defense Base Act Policies. Learn more

What is an International Bank Account Number (IBAN)?

An IBAN consists of up to 34 alphanumeric characters, and is used to identify bank accounts involved in international transactions. Finding an IBAN An individual can find his... Learn more

How do I set up onboarding for international workers in Zenefits?

To set up international work locations in Zenefits, follow the directions below: From the Zenefits dashboard, click Company ProfileĀ and then Addresses and Departments.Click +A... Learn more

How can I send offer letters and agreements for international workers?

Zenefits provides one basic offer letter template and one basic IP/ Confidentiality Agreement for people working outside the United States. Using Custom Templates for Internat... Learn more

What is a SWIFT Code?

A SWIFT code is an 11-digit alphanumeric code used primarily by financial institutions to identify banks and bank branches. It's also known as a Bank Identifier Code (BIC). Fin... Learn more

How can I change an international worker's location?

Due to differences between international and domestic work locations, an administrator cannot make certain updates to an international worker's assigned work location through th... Learn more

What access will international workers have to Zenefits?

Companies with an international workforce can use Zenefits to onboard their workers in certain locations. These workers will have limited access to Zenefits apps, dependent upon... Learn more

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