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If you need an appointmnet at your local Spanish consulate, how do you know which of the consulates or embassies are now operational since their
As you well know, the borders of the European Union have been closed since March 2020, when the coronavirus disease was considered a pandemic. Since
When it comes to the residency renewal of your residence card, one of the most common causes for rejection by the Spanish authorities is directly
Spain Residency lawyers are now Registered Immigration Representatives (´RER´). This facility allows Spain Residency consultants to file most of their applications online, thereby speeding up
Can I return to Spain with my card or “return permit”, even if they have expired? What happens if my card expires during Coronavirus state
The Spanish goverment has imposed an extension of validity for expired residency residence cards due to Coronavirus. Many of the residence cards expired due to
The Non-Lucrative Spain Residency Permit is for applicants who wish to retire in Spain, or for those that are able to conduct their business remotely with Spainish Residency and their Residency in Spain.
To obtain Residency in Spain this permit requires proof of receiving a regular income anywhere in the world either from a business activity, corporate dividends or interest on investments. It does not allow the applicant to officially work in Spain.
The Investor-Residency , or as some call it the Golden Visa, is for applicants who wish to benefit from the advantages of being a resident in Spain and yet not be classed as a resident for tax purposes. This permit requires an investment of at least 500.000€ in Spanish property (one or several), per applicant. Provided the first €500,000 of the property value is unencumbered. It is also possible to apply by depositing €1,000,000 in a Spanish bank account.
The Self-Employed Residency Permit is for applicants who wish to start a business in Spain. This permit allows the applicant to officially work and reside in Spain, leading to Spanish Citizenhip through their Residency in Spain.