A new Act on Foreigners entered into force on January 1st 2017. The act introduces several changes, i.e. concerning the conditions of certain residence permits, document requirements and applicants’ rights.
Guidelines and forms on the Directorate’s website have not been fully updated however all relevant information will be on the website by the end of January. Individuals who plan to submit a residence permit application will need to follow closely the information on the website regarding the relevant permit. We apologize in advance for any inconvenience that this may cause.