Short-term Residence Permits

Foreigners who intend to extend their stay in Turkey beyond the time limit prescribed in their visa or intend to stay for more than ninety days must obtain a Temporary Residence Permit – TRP.

The TRP can be obtained for the period of one to two years depending on the reason in the application form and the validity of your passport.

Important Points For Short Term Residence Permit

  • If your passport is valid for only one year then you will get residency permit for 10 months.
  • You have to stay in Turkey till you get final decision from the authorities, it varies from 25 to 35 days.
  • You will only bring your original passport, valid visa, and 4 biometric pictures to our office we will assist you in the preparation of the following documents:
    • Residence permit application form
    • Tax document for Turkish Tax Number
    • Applicant’s rental agreement (Notarized)
    • Valid health insurance

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