Residence permit in Austria
Austrian residence within 3 months
About the program
Austria offers more than ten options for becoming a legal resident and obtaining a residence permit. Each option provides various possibilities: with or without a work permit, with or without an option to be employed or self-employed. Any type of residence permit is issued in accordance with the Austrian temporary and permanent residence law (NAG – Niederlassungs- und Aufenthaltsgesetz).
Residence for financially independent person governed by provision of Article 44 of the aforementioned law. Persons of independent means aspiring to obtain residence permits in Austria are subject to the annual quota. This means that every year the Austrian Government announces a ‘quota’, a limited number of such residence permits to be issued.
General requirements towards applicants are as follows: holding sufficient assets to be able to reside in Austria, renting or buying a property in Austria, holding a health insurance and not posing a threat to public order and security.
Immigrant Invest is international consulting company which possesses sound experience in the field of residence in Austria. We cooperate with experienced Austrian lawyers in all regions of Austria, know the peculiarities of bureaucratic procedures and support in any questions of relocation and settlement of your family in Austria.
You will get overall professional assistance before the application for the residence as well as after your relocation to Austria.
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How to obtain residence in Austria?
Fill out an application form or call us
Once you submit an online application form or call us, we will provide you with full information about residence permit for financially independent person in Austria as well as the required documents.
Next, we will book a meeting in one of our offices in Moscow, St. Petersburg or start working remotely.
Preliminary Due Diligence
We conduct Due Diligence, which allows us to make summary stating the possibility to obtain Austria residence permit and reduces the risk of refusal.
If during the verification process there are questions that could affect the outcome of the application, we will recommend alternative programs.
Immigrant Invest is the only company in the industry that has a Due Diligence Department. We have a Compliance Anti Money Laundering Officer certified by an international association.
Decision-making and signing the contract
During the meeting, we will elaborate step-by-step procedure for obtaining residence permit taking into account your personal issues and family situation.
Once you decide on the residence permit in Austria, we will negotiate the details and sign the contract.
Application and submission of papers
The period needed to collect, process and file the documents depends on your personal situation and your family
Austrian lawyers will prepare the necessary documents and after that we will accompany you to the embassy or consulate of Austria to submit them.
Obtaining Visa D
The documents are reviewed within three months (typically, within up to four weeks). Once a positive decision on your case is made, we will accompany you to the consulate to collect your Visa D.
Upon obtaining your Visa D, it will be necessary for you to enter the territory of Austria with your visa and apply for Austrian residence permit.
Obtaining a residence permit in Austria
Prior to your arrival in Austria, we will prepare the necessary documents for your residence permit application. We will meet you once you arrive, assist with accommodation and provide the necessary documents.
The papers will be reviewed for up to three months (typically, within the period of four to six weeks). Once a positive decision on your case is made, we will accompany you to submit your biometric data and obtain your residence permits.
What will you get?
Service and support in Austria
Quotas for obtaining residence permits in Austria restrict the number of residence permits issued at the start of each year. Therefore, early application increases the probability of success.
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