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A visa for a stay of over 90 days (long-term)


Purpose "family"

Along with the application, you must submit:

  1. a travel document (original),

  2. a document on the purpose of your stay(e.g. original of a birth certificate, marriage certificate, a document on guardianship, a document confirming the fact that the person is without any financial means, or the original or a officially certified copy of a document on a foreign national being solitary or his/her health status),

  3. proof of accommodation,

  4. proof of finance,

  5. photograph; not necessary if a pictorial recording has been made of the foreign national,

  6. a consent of parents,

  7. an application fee, if needed.

upon request you are further obliged to submit

  • a document similar to an extract from the Penal Register record, issued by the state of which you are a citizen, as well as the states in which, in the last 3 years, you have resided continuously for a period longer than 6 months, or a signed affidavit in the event that this state does not issue such a document (not required from a foreign national under 15 years),

  • a document proving the fulfilment of conditions set out in the measure of Ministry of Health on prevention of the spread of infectious illnesses.

Travel document, document confirming the purpose of stay and registrar documents (birth certificate, marriage certificate) shall be submitted in original. Certified copy is not sufficient for this purpose.

If your application is approved, prior to affixing the visa, you are obliged to submit a proof of medical travel insurance that corresponds to the specified conditions (not required if the foreign national subscribes to public health insurance or if the costs for health care are covered on the basis of an international agreement or if the foreign national can demonstrate that health care is covered in another manner), and, upon request, a document on paying the insurance presented in the proof of medical travel insurance.


Department for Asylum and Migration Policy, July 28th, 2023

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