Obtaining Spanish Residency

As of 28 March 2007, all European Union citizens planning to reside in Spain for more than 3 months should register at the Oficina de Extranjeros in their province of residence or at designated Police stations. People often find the forms and language barrier daunting when attempting to apply independently. Our team has all of the experience and language skills needed to make the process very easy.

Why choose us when Obtaining Spanish Residency?

  • We will clearly explain the process and requirements necessary to obtain residency.
  • Complete all the required forms and payment of your application taxes.
  • Attend the local town hall/police station to obtain your NIE number.
  • Provide you with your residency (residencia) certificate once obtained.
Obtaining Spanish Residency

The Spanish Residency Process

To obtain residency (Residencia) in Spain, you will be issued with a Residence Certificate stating your name, address, nationality, NIE number and date of registration. European Union citizens who apply for residency in Spain may be required to produce evidence of their financial capability to support themselves, and if applicable, their dependents. In addition, you may also be required to supply proof of private or public healthcare insurance. The team at Home Finance are also able to assist you with this process if required.

If you are applying to become a permanent resident in Spain you must first register yourself on the Padrón. The Padrón is a list of all the people who live in a certain town. Empadronarse is the act of registering yourself on this list with your local town hall. If you need help with this process the Home Finance team is on hand to assist you in becoming a permanent resident here in Spain.

People often find the forms and language barrier daunting when attempting to apply independently. Our team has all of the experience and language skills needed to make the process very easy.

Contact us for more information, we’re always happy to give you a call and discuss any questions you may have. If you are applying to become a permanent resident in Spain and need help with the process:

Call us today on: (+34) 96 682 11 72 or fill in the contact form provided.