What is the Spanish Residence permit?


En tu búsqueda de información respecto a tus futuros planes de mudanza, seguramente hayas oído hablar sobre el permiso de residencia español.

What does this document consist of?

The Spanish residency permit is a document that allows a foreigner to live and work legally in Spain for a determined period of time.

Who needs it?

This permit is required for citizens of countries that are not part of the European Union, the European Economic Area, or Switzerland.


This residency permit can be temporary or permanent, depending on each individual’s situation.

How can I obtain it?

To obtain a residency permit, certain requirements must be met, such as having a job contract, medical insurance, a place of residence, and no criminal record.

Additionally, it is important to mention that for stays of up to 90 days, citizens of many countries, including the United States, do not need a residency permit, but rather a tourist or short-stay visa.

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