Cameroon - Professional Employer Organization (PEO)

Africa HR Solutions provides Cameroon PEO services (Professional Employer Organization) for organizations that want to hire expats and local nationals in Cameroon. We enable you to run payroll without first establishing a branch office or subsidiary in Cameroon. Your workforce is hired according to local labor laws. 

As a Cameroon PEO expert, Africa HR Solutions manages employment contract best practices and guarantees 100% compliance for your workers in Cameroon.

What should expats know about Cameroon?

Discover the Cameroon Wanders

Expats planning to take up temporary residence to work in Cameroon must apply to the immigration authorities, through their sponsoring firm in Cameroon for residence and work permit is issued, along with the officials of your company who are responsible for making this application.

When living in Cameroon, be sure to carry your residence permit or receipt of application which last for 90 days until your permit is issued, along with your passport and other proofs of identity.

Interesting Fact about Cameroon

Cameroon has 7 national parks and Waza National Park is its most famous one with numerous elephants, lion, giraffe, antelope and birdlife and has some of the richest flora and fauna found in Africa.


Major Exports:

Crude petroleum

Refined petroleum

Cocoa beans

Sawn wood


Rough woods.

Major Imports:

Crude petroleum

Refined petroleum





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Population: 27,224,262

Gross Domestic Product (GDP): $45.24B

GDP Growth: 3.5 %

Inflation: 2.3 %

Foreign Direct Investment (% of GDP): 1.7 %

Unemployment Rate: 3.9 %

Capital: Yaoundé

Currency: CFA Franc

Languages: French, English


Yaoundé is the official capital of Cameroon, the second largest city of the country after the port city, Douala. Situated in the centre of the country, it is a green town, it has well-maintained streets and modern infrastructures. Yaoundé is also a hub city for communication, agriculture, education and administration purposes.


Central African CFA franc


Cameroon is the richest linguistic country where more than 230 are spoken however French and English are both the official languages of the country. Both are taught at schools; the country strives towards being bilinguals even though few Cameroonians speak both.


The climate varies accordingly. Yaoundé and Douala which are the principal cities of Cameroon are both situated in the southern part of the country. They both have 3 differentiable seasons: a long dry season from November to February, a light rainy season from March to June, and heavy rainfall, humidity hovers around 80 percent most of the year. Yaoundé due East of Douala on the central plateau region is slightly cooler and less muggy. The northern part of Cameroon is drier and generally more pleasant.


For many years, Cameroon was one of the wealthiest African countries particularly within exports of agricultural products: Coffee, cocoa and cotton. Today endowing a decline in the economy, Cameroon has a lower middle age income. However, the natural resources in the country are rich relying mainly in the oil and gas industry, agricultural products and timber manufacturing. The oil revenue accounts for 20% of their revenues and about 45% on the export income.

Here at Africa HR, We Offer A Professional Employment Outsourcing (PEO) Facility.

We provide businesses with wide range of human resources services which includes:

Human Resources Management

Salary Surveys

Payroll Administration and processing

Immigration Solutions

Recruiting and Outplacement support

Government Compliance