Family Reunification

Family Reunification

Family Reunification

The family reunification is a great way to unite the whole family, if you or a close family member, already have a residence permit to live in Spain.

-Benefits of European residency in the country for all the family.
-Same rights as the family member who already has their residence permit.
-Simple process and documentation easy to prepare.
-Travel freely around the Schengen area, within extra visas required.
-One-year residence permit, renewable every year as long as the same conditions are met.


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Benefits

If you or a close family member already have a residence permit for Spain, the family reunification visa is the perfect way to unite the whole family:

  • All close family members eligible – Spouse / civil partner and children under 18. If you have a residence permit classed as long term, dependent parents can be eligible too. Ask us for more details.
  • Simple process. The requirements are straightforward, and with the help of our team, the documentation is easy to prepare.
  • Short waiting time. Once we submit the application, you’ll have an answer within a maximum of three months, often even sooner. 

Once granted the family reunification visa, you or the family member(s) applying will enjoy all of the benefits of Spanish residency:

  • Freedom of travel throughout the whole Schengen area. No extra visas required.  
  • Entitled to the same rights as the family member who already has their residence permit.
  • One year residence permit, renewable each year as long as the same conditions are met.

Find out if the family reunification visa is right for you and your family


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Process with Carbray

We’ve helped hundreds of successful applicants to gain European residency. Our lawyers have all the contacts and know-how to make applying for your EU family permit smooth, quick and stress free


Process with Carbray


Requirements

Proces with carbray

You can relax knowing that you can rely on our team for everything you need.

  • Initial review to confirm the applicant(s) are eligible and advise you on the best procedure. 
  • Full explanation and detailed information on every document needed, requirements in terms of formats, translations etc. We also guide you through completing the application form, and meticulously check everything is correct before submitting. 
  • Local knowledge and contacts to get you the right appointment at the right office with zero time wasted due to admin details.  
  • Progress tracking of your application with the appropriate embassies and authorities to make sure you never miss a notification or a deadline.
  • Management of the confirmation process once your application is approved, including registering with the local authorities and collecting your official visa documentation, through which you’ll gain access to all the benefits of your family reunification visa. 
  • Dedicated member of our team available throughout the process to answer any questions or solve any problems you may have. 
  • No wasting time contacting different companies or agencies in future. We can assist you with visa renewals, as well as any Property, Tax or Business legal matters.  

Requirements

It’s important to note that this visa is only for the family of a non-EU citizen who has a residence permit in Spain. If the person residing in Spain is an EU citizen, you’ll need a different type of Visa – please consult Family Member of an EU Citizen.

The criteria for the Family Reunification Visa are quite straightforward:

  • The family member’s current residence permit – the family member has to have lived in Spain for one year, and have at least a year remaining on their permit
  • Proof of employment of the Spain resident, and/or sufficient funds. We will give you all of the information on how to prove this. 
  • Proof of family connection – Marriage / civil partnership certificate, birth certificate etc.
  • Health insurance coverage. We can advise you on how to set this up. 
  • Necessary documentation – correctly completed application form, passport with correct validity, criminal record checks, medical certification, bank statements etc.

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Process

You can relax knowing that you can rely on our team for everything you need.

  • Initial review to confirm the applicant(s) are eligible and advise you on the best procedure. 
  • Full explanation and detailed information on every document needed, requirements in terms of formats, translations etc. We also guide you through completing the application form, and meticulously check everything is correct before submitting. 
  • Local knowledge and contacts to get you the right appointment at the right office with zero time wasted due to admin details.  
  • Progress tracking of your application with the appropriate embassies and authorities to make sure you never miss a notification or a deadline.
  • Management of the confirmation process once your application is approved, including registering with the local authorities and collecting your official visa documentation, through which you’ll gain access to all the benefits of your family reunification visa. 
  • Dedicated member of our team available throughout the process to answer any questions or solve any problems you may have. 
  • No wasting time contacting different companies or agencies in future. We can assist you with visa renewals, as well as any Property, Tax or Business legal matters.  

It’s important to note that this visa is only for the family of a non-EU citizen who has a residence permit in Spain. If the person residing in Spain is an EU citizen, you’ll need a different type of Visa – please consult Family Member of an EU Citizen.

The criteria for the Family Reunification Visa are quite straightforward:

  • The family member’s current residence permit – the family member has to have lived in Spain for one year, and have at least a year remaining on their permit
  • Proof of employment of the Spain resident, and/or sufficient funds. We will give you all of the information on how to prove this. 
  • Proof of family connection – Marriage / civil partnership certificate, birth certificate etc.
  • Health insurance coverage. We can advise you on how to set this up. 
  • Necessary documentation – correctly completed application form, passport with correct validity, criminal record checks, medical certification, bank statements etc.

Why choose Carbray for your Family Reunification Visa process?

Why
Carbray

Clear communication

efficient action

Personalized service

a global outlook

Over a decade’s experience

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What is it like to work with us?
Our past clients experiences:

I highly recommend Carbray. I got my family residency for the first time and of course was unsure and nervous. The Carbray team eased my mind about the whole process. Definitely great customer service and professionalism. Carbray are the best.

Meet some of our team members:

Iris Galván

Immigration | Nationality | Global Mobility

iris.galvan@carbray.es

Barcelona Team

Sezen Turkkanlar

Immigration | Nationality

sezen.turkkanlar@carbray.es

Barcelona Team

Daniela Jerez

Immigration | Nationality

daniela.jerez@carbray.es

Madrid Team

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