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Laura is from Barcelona. She started her law career with a law degree from the University of Barcelona and since then she has been working in various law firms to develop her career. Laura had the opportunity to spend four months in Nepal as a volunteer, during her studies, which developed her interest in international relations and Immigration Law. Now at Lexidy, she is part of the Immigration Department. She is also a member of the Barcelona Bar Association (ICAB).

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  1. Am I allowed to work with a non-lucrative visa and Residency Authorisation?

You are not allowed to work for any Spanish company.

  1. How long is the process for a non-lucrative visa and Residency Authorisation?

The application process for a non-lucrative visa can take anywhere from two to four months. However, the process can be much shorter and may only take a few weeks.

  1. How much money do I need to be able to apply for a non-lucrative visa and Residency Authorisation?

You will need approximately €2,130 per month for yourself as the main applicant and for each member of your family, approximately €530 euros.

  1. Do I need medical insurance to able to apply for a non-lucrative visa and Residency Authorisation?

Yes, you need to be fully covered by a medical insurance provider authorized to operate in Spain to be able to apply for a non-lucrative visa.

  1. What type of medical insurance do I need for a non-lucrative visa and Residency Authorisation?

You need a health insurance policy that covers diagnostics, treatment, and rehabilitation in accepted medical centers. This insurance needs to include 100% general ambulatory medicine, 100% treatments, and 100% hospitalization without limits or co-payments, equivalent to the Spanish Social Security System. The insurance has to cover the period of one year.

  1. How long is the duration of the Non-Lucrative Visa and Residency Authorisation?

Once the visa has been issued, the visa will have a validity of three months, during which you have to enter Spain. The initial residency authorisation then allows you to live in Spain for 1 year.

  1. Am I allowed to travel to other European countries with the non-lucrative visa and Residency Authorisation?

Yes, foreign nationals can move freely to the other 27 Schengen countries for a maximum of three months within any six-month period.

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