Health Care System

ACCESS TO THE SPANISH HEALTH CARE SYSTEM

Given the current situation, it is clearer than ever how important it is for all citizens to have access to a quality health service. The Spanish Health Care System is open for Expats if they comply with the requirements. Taking advantage of the fact that Spain has the best public health service in Europe and the third best in the…
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CORONAVIRUS: Can I travel to Europe?

As you may know, Coronavirus has spread around the world during the last weeks has provoked some countries to  go into travel ban and take certain measures to try to contain the epidemic, and thus prevent more people from getting infected and sick. Spain, like other European Union countries, has taken steps to try to stop the virus from spreading…
STATE OF ALARM IN SPAIN

SPAIN DURING THE STATE OF ALARM: A SUMMARY FOR EXPATS

As you may know, the Coronavirus has spread around the world during the last weeks and some countries have proceeded to take measures to try to contain the epidemic and thus prevent more people from getting infected and sick. Spain, like other European Union countries, has taken steps to protect the Spanish population. WHAT MEASURES HAVE BEEN TAKEN BY THE…

Digital presentation for immigration applications

All those who have an appointment with the immigration office after March 16th and receive a cancellation of the appointment due to the current sanitary crisis, may submit the Digital presentation for immigration applications for initial residence and/or work permits Due to the crisis that we are suffering because of the expansion of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), those who have 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…
Retirement Non lucrative

Retirement visa in Spain

Retire in Spain Non Lucrative Visa! Are you still looking for a retirement destination? Apply for the retirement visa in Spain through a Non-Lucrative Residency Permit! This residence permit will grant you the right to reside in a sunny and friendly country, while the basic requirement you have to fulfil are just proving the availability of moderate income or economic…
SPANISH NATIONAL FOR UK CITIZENS

Spanish Nationality for UK Citizens

Yes! It is possible to get Spanish Nationality if you are a UK citizen! Since January 31st the United Kingdom is not a party of the European Union anymore. Until 31 December 2020 a transition period is in place in order to enable the UK and the European Union to adapt to this new situation. After that, it is not…

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…

Success Case in Company Displacement and Residence Permit for Employment in Spain

The client, in this case, is an international company dedicated to the assembling and construction of submarines for scientific, technical or recreational purposes. Here, we find a company based in the United States willing to open a branch to relocate the construction of maritime vessels to Barcelona. In order to do so, this company required very specific and qualified personnel,…
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…