CAPE VERDE - Employer of record


✔ We get your team working in Cape Verde

✔ We handle all your payroll needs

✔ We ensure 100% compliance for your business

Africa HR Solutions caters for employer of record solutions for customers that are looking to hire workers and run payroll without establishing a branch office or subsidiary in Cape Verde. Your workers are hired via Africa HR Solutions Cape Verde PEO according to local labor laws and may be on-boarded within days instead of the months it usually requires. The person is assigned to work on your team, working on your company’s behalf exactly like he or she was your employee.

As always, we guarantee 100% compliance for your business in Africa.

Need Employer of Record services in Cape Verde?

Overview of Cape Verde

Cape Verde is archipelago off the coast of western Africa and has a population of 530,000. The capital city of Cape Verde is Praia which has a population of 140,000. It is believed the Creole language evolved as a result of slave communities of the past being

discouraged from speaking their native language. To communicate they used bits of the Portuguese language put together with words or bits of words from other sources. Creole differs greatly from island to island and even within the islands.

Official public holidays in Cape Verde
  • New Year’s
  • Democracy Day
  • Heroes’ Day
  • Labor Day
  • Children’s Day
  • Independence Day
  • Assumption of Mary
  • National Day
  • All Saints’ Day
  • Christmas
Employment in Cape Verde

In Cape Verde, employment contracts can be oral or written, but it best practice to put a strong, written contract in place, in Portuguese which spells out the terms of the employee’s compensation, benefits, and termination requirements. An offer letter and employment contract in Cape Verde should always state the salary and any compensation amounts in Cape Verdean escudo rather than a foreign currency.

How Africa HR Solutions can help you in Cape Verde

Our employer of record solution enables customers to run payroll in Cape Verde while Africa HR Solutions takes care of tax, and compliance management issues are lifted out of their shoulders on ours. As an African PEO expert, we handle labor contract best practices, statutory and market norm, employee benefits, and employee expenditures, as well as severance and termination if required.

We always keep you apprised of any changes to local employment laws in Cape Verde.


When using our services, your new hire is effective even earlier, since he has a stress-free hiring transition. You will have peace of mind knowing you have a group of dedicated employment experts, backed by years of experience, helping with each on-boarding.

Africa HR Solutions lets you focus on running efficiently your core business.


We’ll get to you within 48 hours.