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Residence permit in Slovenia

How can I get a residence permit?

How can you get residence permit in Slovenia?

First and the fastest way is to register a company in Slovenia and employ yourself in the company.

The procedure for obtaining the residence permit in Slovenia lasts up to 45 days and additionally 2 weeks to get a residence card. You will get the first residence permit for a period of one year.

When your company satisfies a conditions for employing a citizen of a third country in the company , you can start a procedure for relocating to Slovenia at the Slovenian embassy in the country of your citizenship or residence. More about conditions for obtaining unique premit for work and residence in Slovenia, you can read here. Along with application you must also provide proof that you have a secure means of subsistence and compulsory health insurance.

Based on your work permit, you can start a procedure for relocating to Slovenia at the Slovenia embassy in your country.

Residence permit in SloveniaBased on your resident visa for Slovenia you have to apply in temporary residence in Slovenia and in insurance. The date of insurance is the first day of employment. You must also provide proof that you have a secure means of subsistence and compulsory health insurance.

However, as a national of a Member State of the European Union you may only be refused residence in Slovenia if you constitute a threat to public law and order or national security or are a financial burden on the State.

You have to extend your temporary residence permit in Slovenia every year. After the 4th extension (after 5 years) of temporary living in Slovenia, you can apply for permanent residence permit. After 10 years of living in Slovenia you can apply for citizenship of the Republic of Slovenia.

If you apply for a permanent residence permit in Slovenia, the permanent residence registration in your own country will remain valid until a Slovenian permit is issued.

We will be happy to offer you all support in extending your residence permit in Slovenia.

For additional information please contact us via: phone: +386 1 600 15 30,  e-mail: data@data.si or via contact form.

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