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


A visa for the purpose of collecting a residence permit - D/VR

In some cases, for instance when changing a passport in the country of origin after or if the validity of a long-term visa / residence permit expires in the course of proceedings on a legitimate newly submitted application, or after approving applications for a long-term residence permit submitted at an embassy, then to return / enter the Czech Republic, you will need a visa for the purpose of receiving a residence permit.

For this you must fill in the Long-term visa form, add your photograph, no other requirements are necessary.

This visa is conferred ex officio in the shortest time possible.

The visa is issued with a validity of 6 months and it entitles the foreigner to a residence for a maximum stay of 60 days. After travelling to the Czech Republic, it is necessary to report to the MOI within 3 working days for the subsequent acts.

The embassy will request you submit proof of medical travel insurance.


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

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