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Economic resources to live in Spain while studying

It is necessary to prove that you have sufficient economic resources for the duration of your period of residence in Spain. Please note that pay sleeps from your own work won’t be accepted to show you have economic means since student resident permit only allows students to work as part of their study program.  1 … Continue reading Economic resources to live in Spain while studying

Health Certificate

When applying for a visa you must show a Health certificate, which shall not be confused with the health insurance certificate. Health certificate will be issued after visiting a doctor and being checked for general infectious diseases. The certificate must state you don't have any infectious disease or any acute disease according to the International … Continue reading Health Certificate

Declaration of economic means

Extranjeria does not require you to show your bank account balance because the law states you only have to declare you have enough money to sustain yourself during a year. How do you do that? By signing a declaration in Spanish with the following content: "Declaración jurada: Yo, (here goes your name), con Pasaporte de la … Continue reading Declaration of economic means

Official studies

Not all schools are considered to be official schools. The ministry of education requests universities and research centres to  comply with a series of requirements . In this way the country can control what subjects are offered in each center and what is the level reached by students while pursuing the course. One of the … Continue reading Official studies

New appointment system in foreign affairs

If you have a working permit or a family resident permit, this information concerns you. As of 1/10/18 the Immigration Office has set up a new appointment system. In addition to the well-known web page where we all connect at 9:30 in the morning to obtain a prior appointment (https://sede.administracionespublicas.gob.es), now we can also request … Continue reading New appointment system in foreign affairs

Brexit

On March 29, 2019, it would be 2 years since the request to withdraw the UK from the EU. And, although the EU and UK’s joint agreement in terms of Immigration laws is still unknown, transitory measures have been regulated. UK citizens who have a certificate of registration or family card of an EU citizen … Continue reading Brexit

University admission letter

Renewing your NIE may be a matter of days or months. To streamline the process it is essential that the documentation you submit meets the administration’s demand, and that you review each document you submit. One of the documents that can create problems is the admission letter of the university. This letter must contain the … Continue reading University admission letter

Searching for work permit

On the 4th of September the Spanish government has passed a new law on immigration, a law which allows students to stay in the country for one more year after finishing their studies. Until that moment only students who have lived in Spain for three years could obtain a working permit. It is still possible … Continue reading Searching for work permit

How to fill EX17 TIE form

It is very important to fill out the administration forms well. Any translation error, or poorly written information can mean a denial and loss of time having to repeat the process or necessity to file an appeal. ( pdf attached ) EX17_Form  

Presentation

We are a group of experts in legal advisory related to immigration, based in Barcelona. With more than 10 years of experience in the field of foreigners living in Spain we can provide our clients with the best legal services. Our main values are efficiency and accessibility in communication. Working with clients from all over … Continue reading Presentation