Slovakia Immigration, permanent and temporary residence

Our Law Office provides comprehensive services in the area of Immigration Law, especially for obtaining a residence permit for foreigners in Slovakia

Slovakia Immigration and Residence permit for foreigners in Slovakia

Our Law Office provides comprehensive services in the area of Immigration Law, especially for obtaining a residence permit for foreigners in Slovakia. The most common way how to obtain a permit for foreigner in Slovakia is for the purpose of business. An associated additional actions, such as obtaining a trade license or services related to the establishment of the company. We are ready to arrange everything necessary for you, place yourself in the hands of professionals. 

  • preparation of all documents within 48 hours
  • comprehensive services in the area of Immigration Law
  • 50% discount from the court fees
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Temporary residence of foreigner in Slovakia

Temporary residence authorizes the foreigner to stay, to travel and re-enter the territory of the Slovak Republic during the period for which it was issued by the police department.

A foreigner can obtain a temporary residence in the Slovak Republic, for example, for the purpose of business, employment, study or family reunification. Likewise, the police department may grant temporary residence in the SR foreigner who has the status of a Slovak living abroad as well as who has the status of long-term resident in another member state.

Length of granted temporary residence in the SR depends on the purpose of stay. For the purpose of business the police department shall grant temporary residence to a maximum of 3 years, for the purpose of employment to a maximum of 2 years, for the purpose of study to a maximum of six years, for the purpose of family reunification to a maximum of 5 years.

The application for granting temporary residence foreigner administers either 1) personally abroad at the Embassy of the Slovak Republic in the state which issued the travel document or 2) at the embassy accredited to the country in which he resides or 3) at the Alien Police Department in Slovakia. Please note that the foreigner must with the application for temporary residence also submits all the necessary documents otherwise the embassy or the police department does not accept the application. Therefore, it is necessary to have all the papers in order. Foreigner submits the competent authority valid passport, two photographs measuring 3 x 3.5 cm and other documents (not older than 90 days, apostilled or superlegalized) proving especially his integrity, purpose of stay, financial coverage of the stay and business or provision of accommodation in Slovakia.

Our services related to the temporary residence permit in Slovakia

Fees for the temporary residence permit in Slovakia

A foreigner may apply for a temporary residence for the purpose of business if he does or will do business in the territory of the Slovak Republic as a natural person or is acting resp. will act in behalf of a company or cooperative and is not in an employment relationship.

The first form of business if financially less demanding. 

Please note that because we have a qualified electronic signature, certain administrative and court fees are with 50% discount.

Long-term residence of foreigner in Slovakia

Long-term residence is granted for an unlimited period. A foreigner does not have to be family member of citizen of Slovakia to have the right to submit an application for this kind of residence. The police department shall grant long-term residence to a foreigner who resides in the Slovak Republic legally and continuously for five years immediately preceding the application or who has five years of legal and continuous residence in the territory of EU member states as a blue card holder and resides in the territory of the Slovak Republic as a blue card holder at least two years immediately before the application. There are also other reasons for granting long-term residence. For more detailed information please contact our Law Office. 

Permanent residence of foreigner in Slovakia

Permanent residence can be obtained from 5 years to an unlimited period. It is given especially to those who are family members of citizens of Slovakia (spouse, child, other relatives), but also in other cases (eg. if it is in the interest of the Slovak Republic). 

Our services related to the permanent residence permit in Slovakia

Other related services connected with the residence permit in Slovakia

Why us?

Obtaining residence for foreigners in Slovakia is quite a complex process and is linked with other necessary services. Whether obtaining a trade license or setting up a company. We have a qualified electronic signature, on all submissions we will give you 50% discountfrom certain administrative and court fees. We save your costs. With residence permit in the SR relationship with our clients does not end. Our Law Office will also support you in other activities in Slovakia. 

Prices and fees

Every client, however, has specific requirements. To obtain an individual quotation of our services tailor-made according to your requirements please contact us at our e-mail address office@akmv.sk.

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