Spanish residence highly qualified workers

Spanish residence highly qualified workers2018-11-28T05:45:40+00:00

Highly qualified workers

With the new Spanish Law of Entrepreneurs, Spain is committed to facilitate the incorporation of foreign professionals in the Spanish labour market who have a high qualification.

Companies that require the incorporation of professionals from outside the EU: managers, highly qualified personnel, graduates and post-graduates from prestigious universities or schools, for the development of a work or professional activity may apply for a residence permit for highly qualified personnel.

At the time of application, the professional can be outside or residing in Spain legally. In case of being abroad, once the company has obtained the residence authorization, you must apply for the corresponding visa at the Consulate of Spain in your country of residence.

This authorization will entitle both to reside and to work and is valid for the entire national territory, and also grants freedom of movement in the Schengen States.

Spain is committed to facilitate the incorporation of foreign professionals in the Spanish labour market who have a high qualification.

With the adequate assistance, this is a matter of simple procedure, resolved and notified visas in 10 working days and residency authorizations resolved in 20 days.

The law requires that the applicant is not irregularly in Spanish territory, is over 18 years of age, has no criminal record in Spain and in countries where he has resided for the last five years, has a public insurance or private insurance of illness arranged with an insurer authorized to operate in Spain, have sufficient economic resources and pay the fee for processing the authorization or visa.

This authorization can be extended to family members of the worker and joint processing for relatives can be carried out under the terms established by law. Contact us to request more information.

The most important issue to consider in this case is, under the law, who is consider to be a highly qualified professional and what type of company may request the incorporation of it.

Call us, we will study your case and we will inform you if you are a highly qualified professional in accordance with the provisions of Spanish legislation.

With the adequate assistance, this is a matter of simple procedure, resolved and notified visas in 10 working days and residency authorizations resolved in 20 days.