What is a national visa and how does it differ from the Schengen visa?
In order to travel to a Schengen country, citizens of other states must have a short-term Schengen visa or a long-term national visa. If you need a national visa to the European Union, call us now! Get help from professional immigration lawyers.
We offer help in obtaining next National Visas to European Union:
- Residence in Poland
- Work permit to Poland
- Slovakia work permit
- Language courses in Poland (D-11)
- Work permit to Latvia
- Work permit to Estonia
- Work Permit Lithuania
- Employee card to Czech Republic
- Romania work permit
- Business visa to Portugal
- Portugal language course (E9 — long term visa)
- Work permit to Hungary
- Slovakia work permit
- Language course in Estonia
What is a National Visa?
A national D visa is issued for one state in which you plan to stay for a long time. In this case, you must have a good reason for obtaining such a visa.
The purpose of the trip may be:
- Studying at the University
- Labor activity, business trips
- Sports and cultural events
- Family reunification
Everything must be confirmed by relevant documents. Also, you need to have an invitation from the host. Our company will help you to obtain a National Visa to the European Union. Call now!
What is the difference between a Schengen visa and a national one?
A Schengen visa is short-term and allows you to stay in one or more Schengen countries for up to 90 days within 6 months.
The national visa of the European Union of the countries is long-term, implying work or study in a particular country. It is issued only for one state and makes it possible to stay in it for up to 180 days within 6 months.
An EU national visa allows you to live in the selected country permanently. To obtain a residence permit, you should contact the relevant government services.
Can I travel within Schengen with a national visa?
In March 2010, an EU decision entered into force, according to which citizens of other states holding a national D visa are allowed to travel throughout the Schengen area for three months every six months. Thus, the EU National Visa will allow you to travel to all countries freely (except for periods of quarantine and lockdown due to COVID19)
Fast obtaining of National Visas to the European Union
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