RESIDENCE PERMIT IN BELARUS
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A Belarusian Temporary Residence Permit is the document, issued to non-citizens who wish to have the opportunity to immigrate, live and work in Belarus during the entire time of the document validity, which is issued for 12 months and is then eligible for renewal.
Anyone arriving in Belarus with the intention of staying requires a permit. This must be requested from and is issued by the Belarusian authorities in Belarus. You will arrive to Belarus on an invitation visa which is based on company formation, unless you are able to travel visa free for a limited time.
Legal Baltic specialists can assist you to prepare all necessary documents needed to obtain a Temporary Residence Permit in Belarus, based on Company formation and employment. Legal Baltic consultants will answer all questions related with business, residence in Belarus and procedures in order to obtain it.
Obtaining a residence permit in Belarus
Citizens of non-EU countries wishing to stay in Belarus must apply for a Residence Permit Card, the document is issued for 12 months and is based on the acquisition or formation of a new company, and your employment in it.
The application must be made at the Immigration Office, however in order to do this the company must already be created and you have to be employed in the company formally. Our lawyers will advise you throughout the process. The immigration assessment takes 2 to 3 weeks before a decision is made.
Once the application for a residence permit has been completed and accepted, a stamped copy of the application is issued; the Residence Card should be issued within one month. This is the most effective and reliable way to obtain a residence permit in Belarus for Citizens of non-EU countries.
Bringing your family to Belarus with you?
Family members of the applicant who has legally been in Belarus for one year and has a residence permit for one more year, may apply for a family regrouping visa. In this case your spouse and minor children (under 18) will obtain a residence permit for the same period which your residence permit card is given for and will immigrate to Belarus together with you. (For example, spouse, common law partner, and dependents, including children under 18 and parents over 65) to join you in Belarus.
If you want to apply at the same time with a family member who is of legal age, it is recommended to follow the steps of company creation and employment but for more than one applicant, which would mean that your documents would be processed simultaneously and you would be eligible to travel together.
Residence permit renewal in Belarus
A temporary residence permit may be renewed annually if there are legal grounds for this. For an extension, a foreigner must apply to the Citizenship and Migration Department 15 days before the date of expiry of the temporary residence permit and submit the same package of documents as originally received when receiving the permit.
Legal Baltic experts have been working in this field for a long time. So, we will prepare all the necessary documents. Our experience and close work with the Migration Department of Belarus will allow us to advise you in the correct manned on how extend your residence permit in Belarus without any problems, this will save you time and money and you can further reside in Belarus.
Permanent residence permit to live in Belarus
Long-term residence is granted for an unlimited period. A foreigner does not have to be a family member of a citizen of Belarus in order to have the right to submit an application for this kind of residence.
Permanent residence allows foreign citizen to stay in Belarus 365 (366) days a year and it gives foreigner a lot of rights. At the same time a foreigner becomes a tax resident in Belarus. It grants foreigners the same scope of rights and duties that a Belarusian citizens has.
To receive a Permanent Residence Permit in Belarus, the applicant must live meet certain criteria. Our law firm has a strong experience in the field of getting permissions for permanent stay in Belarus. Please contact us for more detail about Permanent residence in Belarus.
Apply for Temporary Residence Permit in Belarus with us and you will be able to work, do business and live in Belarus freely. Legal Baltic lawyers advise and help collect all the documents necessary for your residence visa and residence permit in Belarus. Contact us and we will help you to choose the most convenient version meeting your expectations!
We will provide you with full support, taking into account all your individual requirements. Our services in Belarus are provided under contract in compliance with the laws of Belarus. Do not hesitate to contact us if you should be interested.