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Who needs a Visa for coming to Spain?

You might need a visa for entering Spain, depending on your nationality. That is why, it is so important to know the requirements due to they change frequently.
In this section, we will help you to find out whether you need a visa and how to apply for it.

Citizens of the European Union are not required to get a visa since they already have the right to residency. In order to officially remain resident in Spain you have to apply for NIE (Número de Identidad de Extranjero) and a residence card (Tarjeta de Residence Comunitario).

Non-EU citizens visiting Spain need a visa in order to enter and visit Spain, unless there exists a special agreement between Spain and your home country; these countries are those of North & South America in addition to: Andorra, Australia, Brunei, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cyprus, the Czech Republic, Estonia, Gibraltar, Grenada, Hungary, Iceland, Israel, Japan, South Korea, Latvia, Lithuania, Malaysia, Malta, Monaco, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, San Marino, Singapore, Slovakia and Switzerland.

If you are one of these nationalities, you can enter Spain without a visa and stay for up to 90 days in any 6-month period.

Even if you are not required to get a visa, everyone has to apply for NIE (Número de Identidad de Extranjero) and a residence card (Tarjeta de Residence Comunitario).
Where and how to get a Visa?
Types of Visas
You need to obtain the Visa prior leaving your home country. Once you have landed in Spain, it is too late.
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