The Principality of Andorra has some interesting socioeconomic conditions for foreigners looking for a new place where they take up residence . In the tax benefits should be added the quality of life of Andorra: a per capita income higher than the average of OECD countries and the European Union, competitive pricing, security and social stability -Andorra is a country with a crime rate among the lowest in the world, three models of free educational systems of quality, protected natural environment, among others.
The Andorran government provides two options so that a foreigner may take up residence legally in Andorra : the residence is active (residence permit with the right to work) , ie, the person can develop a professional activity in the country and the passive residence (residence permit without work).
The Immigration Department of Andorra includes four residence permits without the right to work:
To obtain a residence permit without the right to work without gainful activity or the person has established his main residence in Andorra and effective for at least 90 days per calendar year , provided no employment or engage in any professional activity.
The Immigration Department of Andorra establishes a series of conditions in order to obtain a residence permit without the right to work . Thus, in addition to present official documentation -Original and photocopy of passport, certificate of criminal record, medical, etc., the foreigner who wants to get the residence permit without gainful activity must meet the following requirements:
The residency without gainful activity has a duration of two years, renewable for a period of two years, the first cop- and for a period of three years for the second renewal. After this time, the successive renewals are set for a period of ten years.
If you would like to establish your residency in Andorra and want to apply for a residence permit without work IS21 advise you without obligation .