Residence permit for spouse or cohabiting partner

Residence permit for spouse or cohabiting partner

International nationals from a nation outside the EEA and/or EFTA, who intend to remain in Iceland for longer than three (3) months, will need to have a legitimate residence license.

Residence permits on grounds of marriage or cohabitation are awarded on grounds of Art. 70 regarding the Act on Foreigners no. 80/2016.

A residence license is given to a specific planning to relocate to Iceland to reside with his/her spouse or cohabiting partner in Iceland. The necessity is the fact that spouse or cohabiting partner is an Icelandic or a Scandinavian resident, an international resident keeping a permanent residence license or a short-term residence license on grounds of work requiring qualified expertise, for athletes, for moms and dads, on grounds of worldwide security, humanitarian grounds, unique link with Iceland or higher level studies.

Specific unique needs use regarding family members reunification for those who hold a residence permit in Iceland on grounds of worldwide security, humanitarian grounds, unique connection or even a residence license being a moms and dad. Continuez la lecture