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Residence Permit

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Residence Permit is one of the main grounds for a foreigner for legal stay in Georgia. Based upon the appropriate grounds, Residence Permit shall be issued with the right of temporary or permanent residence. More information about residence permit can be found at the Public Service Hall, well known for its ”one-stop-shop” services.

In order to obtain residence permit, you can apply to any territorial branch of the Public Service Hall, or register an online application. In this case you need to fill in an electronic application form, upload necessary documents electronically, contact Remote Service Operator and express your will online to get a residence permit.

Residence Card

Getting residence card

Any person who has been granted a residence permit, shall obtain a residence card and register living address, i.e. place of residence at a corresponding branch of the Public Service Hall. It is compulsory to complete address registration within a month after entry into Georgia. More about address registration see here.

Types of residence card

There are two types of residence cards: permanent and temporary.