Residence permit that all EU, EEA and Switzerland citizens must obtain.
INITIAL / PERMANENT EUROPEAN COMMUNITY FAMILY MEMBER CARD
Residence permit to be processed or renewed by relatives of a Spanish citizen or from another State Member of the European Union, or another State party to the Agreement on the European Economic Area or Switzerland, who do not hold the nationality of one of the States mentioned above, when they reunite or accompany them, and planning to reside in Spain for a period exceeding three months.
EXTENSION OF STUDY PERIOD
It is an extension of the authorization to continue their studies in Spain, a student exchange, internships or volunteer services.
STUDENT TO RESIDENT PERMIT MODIFICATION
It is a temporary residence and work permit that an employer requests for hiring a person who is in Spain under a study, research or internship period.
It can be requested by the student itself if they intend to work on their own or shows sufficient funds to reside in Spain without having to work.
TEMPORARY RESIDENCE RENEWAL
Until the person obtains the long-term residence, residence permits must be renewed annually the first time and every two years thereafter.
LONG TERM RESIDENCE
Authorizes to reside and work in Spain indefinitely under the same conditions as Spaniards. It is requested after 5 years of legal and continued residence in Spain.
It is a temporary residence authorization that may be granted to the relatives of foreigners residing in Spain, provided that they have already renewed their residence permit for the first time.
If you have been in Spain for at least two years in an irregular administrative situation and can prove a working relationship for not less than six months duration by means of a court ruling or an administrative record, you can regularize your situation through working roots.
If you have been living in Spain for at least three years, have an employment contract and accredited family ties with other resident foreigners, or present a favorable report on social insertion, you can obtain a residence and work permit through social ties.
You can obtain a residence and work permit if you prove that you are a child of a father or mother who was originally Spanish, or if you are the father or mother of a minor of Spanish or Community nationality, provided that they depend on you.
ROOTS TO RESIDENCE PERMIT MODIFICATION
The residence permit obtained by any type of root must be modified, not renewed, to obtain a residence permit and an initial ordinary work.
RESIDENCE FOR MINORS
Residence permit corresponding to underage children (born in Spain or not) of a father/mother who is a legal resident in Spain.
MODIFICATION OF RESIDENCE
It is possible to modify the residence and work permits for other kind of permits (relatives of European community members who lose this condition, modification of the type of work permit, modification of residence without work permit to residence and work, modification of the permission for highly qualified professional to permit of residence and ordinary work, etc.).
INITIAL AUTHORIZATION FOR RESIDENCE AND WORK
This is an authorization for temporary residence and work that an employer requests for the hiring of a foreign worker who is not living or residing in Spain.
HIGHLY QUALIFIED PROFESSIONAL / UNIVERSITY GRADUATES
If you have made a bachelor’s or a master's degree and any Spanish company is interested in hiring you, through the Law of Entrepreneurs we can apply quickly and electronically to a residence and work permit for you.
If you make any of the following investments you can obtain a residence and work permit in Spain for 2 years for you and your family:
Purchase of properties with a minimum value of € 500,000
Purchase of public debt for € 2M
Acquisition of shares or social participation of Spanish capital companies for € 1M
Investment at investment funds, closed-end investment funds or venture capital funds set up in Spain for 1M €
Investment in bank deposits in Spanish financial institutions for € 1M
An official document that accredits the place of accommodation of the invited foreigners who intend to travel to Spain as tourists.
We file your Spanish nationality without having to leave home.
REGISTRATION OF MARRIAGE / BIRTH
Registration in the Central Civil Registry in Madrid of births or marriages occurred or celebrated abroad.
APOSTILLE AND DOCUMENTS AUTHENTICATION
Legalization of Spanish documents that are needed to be asserted abroad before the Madrid’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs, before the Catalonia’s Superior Court of Justice or the Notaries Association.