Remote workers in Spain

Digital nomads in Spain: from visa options to best destinations

Making the first step toward the life of a digital nomad in Spain is exciting. You might have seen people on social media who balance an adventurous lifestyle and remote work. They explore endless opportunities by having the freedom to move and desire for changes. You don’t need to be an influencer to have an exact lifestyle. It is an…
Tips to get a spanish immigration or residency appointment 2018

Permit options after entry as a tourist in Spain

A tourist or Schengen visa grants the right to stay in Spain 90 days out of every 180 days. To extend this period, the applicant has to request a permit. A variety of permits exist, depending on the applicant’s needs (working permit, non-lucrative residence permit, student visa) and personal circumstances (existence of EU relatives, economical means). In this post we…

Business Activity Residence Permit Renewal

  After the expiration of the initial one year, it is necessary to apply for the Business Activity Residence Permit Renewal. The renewal is valid for two years, and has to be requested at the competent authority. In some autonomous communities, the application will have to be presented at the regional government authorities, and in some others, at the central…
INVITATION LETTER TO ENTER SPAIN

Increase In Situations Where Spanish Nationality Is Granted

The new Coalition Government has announced its intention to enlarge the possibilities of obtainment of Spanish citizenship. Specifically, for the children and grandchildren of former Spanish citizens. These descendants will be able to obtain Spanish citizenship at any moment they want; moreover, their Spanish ascendants will not necessarily have to be Spanish of origin.  This is a noticeable change with…
Residence Card

Negative Administrative Silence In Applications For EU Residence Card

Until recently, when the Immigration authorities took longer than 3 months to resolve residence card for family members of EU citizens applications, the permits were considered granted, by positive administrative silence. Starting from summer 2019, however, the situation has changed, and the silence of the immigration authority is considered as negative. Applicable Residence Cards  For Family Members Before diving into…
RETURN AUTHORIZATION

Post Holiday Spain Return Authorisation Permit

Have you recently applied for your Foreigner Identity Card and you want to leave Spain for Holidays? In this case you could be able to obtain the Return Authorisation. This authorisation will allow you to travel abroad and be able to re-enter to Spain, even if you have not yet obtained your physical Foreigner Identity Card. If you have already…
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Obtain An Internship Residence Permit For Spain

Spain has a internship residence permit for students! Our english speaking lawyers share their knowledge on the matter. Are you finishing your higher education degree? or have you finished it in the past two years and an institution is willing to hire you as an intern? Apply for the Internship Residence Permit for Spain! This residence permit will allow you…
APPLICATION FOR SPANISH CITIZENSHIP

Special Plan for Spanish Citizenship Applications Resolution Ended

This 30th of November the Special Plan for Spanish Citizenship Applications Resolution ended (better known as the shock plan). It consisted of the deployment of additional means by the Spanish Administration, in order to resolve the abundant applications for Spanish Citizenship still pending resolution.  Affected Applications  for Special Plan for Spanish Citizenship Applications In general, only the “assessable” applications have…
student status to work status

Back up Plan for Spanish Residence Permit to Search for Employment

Have you been searching for a job in Spain, during the last year, by virtue of the Spanish residence permit to search for employment? If, unfortunately, you could not find a suitable professional position during this time, you can still apply for a new Student Visa, with the very same requirements that you had to fulfill when you first applied…
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How to Modify a Student´s Search for Employment Into a Regular Work and Residence Permit

Did you complete your studies in Spain? Do you already hold a Residence Permit for Students To Search for Employment? As you know, this permit allows you to seek employment appropriate to the level of studies that you have completed previously in Spain. In the event of finding a new job you can apply for a residence and work permit…