Are you looking to obtain a residence permit (TRC) in Azerbaijan?
ACON Consulting Firm, a law firm in Azerbaijan, is here to assist you every step of obtaining a Residence permit in Azerbaijan way. We specialize in providing expert legal counsel for individuals seeking permanent residence in Azerbaijan, including residence by depositing in Azerbaijan.
In this blog, we’ll guide you through the process, covering temporary and permanent residence permits, the application process, the required documents, and the benefits of a residence permit in Azerbaijan.
Bases to Get Residence Permit in Azerbaijan
It can be obtained based on various grounds:
- Employment: Foreigners can apply for a residence permit based on employment in Azerbaijan. This could include individuals who have been offered a job in the country. The employer typically plays a crucial role in the application process by providing the necessary documentation to support the application.
- Business and Investment: Individuals who plan to set up business activities or make significant investments in Azerbaijan may be eligible for a residence permit.
- Family Reunification: Family members of Azerbaijani citizens or foreign residents with valid residence permits may apply for a residence permit based on family reunification. This includes spouses, children, and dependent family members.
Temporary Residence Permit (TRC)
Foreigners and stateless persons interested in residing in the Republic of Azerbaijan must obtain a temporary residence permit. the State Migration Service of the Republic of Azerbaijan issue this essential document upon approval of their residence status.
A temporary residence permit grants foreigners and stateless individuals the right to live temporarily in Azerbaijan, travel in and out of the country without requiring a visa during its validity, and officially register their residence address within the country.
In case of changes in personal information or the loss of a permit, it is mandatory to inform the relevant executive authority within 10 working days and apply for a re-issuance or cancellation of the permit.
Cases Eligible for Temporary Residence Permits
Temporary residence permits in the Republic of Azerbaijan are granted based on specific cases outlined in Article 45 of the Migration Code. These main cases include:
- Close family relations with a citizen of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
- Investments in the country’s economy exceed 500,000 manats.
- Ownership of real estate in Azerbaijan worth at least 100,000 manats
- Fixed-term deposit agreement with banks in Azerbaijan involving a minimum of 100,000 manats
- Obtaining a work permit for paid labor activity in Azerbaijan.
- Documents Required for Temporary Residence Permits
Application Process to Obtain a Residence Permit in Azerbaijan
Obtaining a residence permit involves a series of steps:
- STEP 1: Determine Eligibility: Understand the specific requirements based on your purpose of stay.
- STEP 2: Prepare Required Documents: Gather the necessary documents to support your application.
List of Documents Required to Apply for a Permit in Azerbaijan :
- Passport and visa copies
- Completed application form.
- Proof of accommodation
- Health insurance (medical certificate)
- An employment contract or business registration (if applicable)
- Proof of financial means
- STEP 3: Submit Application: Complete and submit your application to the State Migration Service of Azerbaijan.
- STEP 4: Attend Interviews (if required): Some applications may necessitate an interview to further assess eligibility.
- STEP 5: Wait for Decision: Once submitted, patiently await the decision on your residence permit application.
What Services We Offer
Our services include:
- Consultation on eligibility and requirements
- Document preparation and verification
- Application submission and follow-up
- Legal representation during interviews (if necessary)
- Ongoing support and updates on your application status
ACON Consulting Firm offers professional legal services for obtaining temporary or permanent residence permits in Azerbaijan. Our immigration lawyers provide the best advice, collect necessary documents, and ensure smooth immigration processes for our clients.