Residence permit in Estonia

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A residence permit in Estonia (hereinafter - residence permit) means free movement in the member states of the European Union and modern business in Europe. Happy holders of such a residence permit receive a personal register code for residents of the Republic of Estonia, the opportunity to use electronic identification cards and a large number of electronic services of the state. Moreover, Estonia allows foreign investors to open their own business on favorable terms, since preferential tax rates are regularly developed in the country.

ADVANTAGES OF OBTAINING A RESIDENCE PERMIT IN ESTONIA:

- Possibility of unobstructed movement within the EU member states.

- High standard of living and European education.

- Favorable conditions for formation and running a business.

- Possibility to obtain a long-term residence permit and citizenship.

HOW TO OBTAIN ESTONIAN RESIDENCE PERMIT?

Estonian immigration legislation provides for several grounds for obtaining a temporary residence permit for foreign citizens: for family reunification, for entrepreneurship, for education, for work, for participation in criminal proceedings. The most common are residence permits for the purpose of entrepreneurship and work.

RESIDENCE PERMIT FOR ENTREPRENEURSHIP

A residence permit for entrepreneurial activity can be granted if:

- there is a shareholding in an Estonian legal entity from 65 000 EUR (invested in the company);

- or a private entrepreneur has invested in entrepreneurial activity in Estonia from 16 000 EUR.

In addition to investing, the applicant will also need a detailed description of the proposed activity (business plan) in Estonian or English, the availability of official income (salary, allowance, income from business or real estate, pension, alimony, etc.) for the last six months, guaranteeing full residence in the country and medical insurance.

This type of residence permit is issued for a period of up to 5 years and determines the scope of entrepreneurial activity.

RESIDENCE PERMIT FOR THE PURPOSE OF WORK AS A COMPANY MANAGER

A residence permit to work as a company manager can only be granted if the company in which the position is planned has existed for at least 5 months and conducts business in Estonia. To apply for a residence permit of this category, you will need documentary evidence of the company's activity in the form of bank statements, invoices, contracts.

This type of residence permit can only be granted to a co-founder of a general partnership or limited liability partnership, director of a limited liability company, joint stock company, trust fund and commercial association or a board member, board member of a non-profit association, a prosecutor, a liquidator, a bankruptcy administrator, an auditor, an auditor, a member of the audit committee and director of a branch of a foreign commercial partnership for a period of up to 2 years with the possibility of extension up to 5 years.

If a foreign citizen has lived in Estonia on the basis of an urgent residence permit for 5 years, he has the opportunity to apply for a residence permit for permanent residence in the country.

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