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Residence Permit, Passport

Residence Permit

As a law firm offering immigration services, we understand the importance of obtaining a residence permit in Turkey for our clients. Our team of experienced professionals can guide you through the entire process of applying for a residence permit, from determining the appropriate type of permit for your situation to submitting your application and collecting your permit. We provide a user-friendly platform on our law firm website that clearly explains the process, required documents, and timelines.

To apply for a residence permit in Turkey, you will need to follow these general steps:

  1. Determine the type of residence permit: There are different types of residence permits in Turkey, including short-term, family, student, work, and long-term residence permits. You should determine which type of residence permit is appropriate for your situation.

  2. Gather required documents: The required documents vary depending on the type of residence permit you are applying for, but generally, you will need a valid passport, a completed application form, biometric photographs, proof of accommodation, proof of financial means, and any other documents specific to your situation.

  3. Make an appointment: You can make an appointment to apply for a residence permit online through the e-ikamet system or by visiting the nearest provincial migration office.

  4. Attend the appointment: On the day of your appointment, you will need to submit your application and all required documents. You may also be required to undergo a medical examination and provide biometric data.

  5. Wait for the decision: The processing time for a residence permit application can vary, but generally, it takes between one and three months. Once your application is processed, you will receive a decision by email or SMS.

  6. Collect your residence permit: If your application is approved, the immigration office will ship your residence permit card to your registered address.


It is important to note that the residence permit application process and requirements can change frequently.


Our reliable customer support team is available to answer any questions or concerns you may have. We stay up-to-date with the latest changes in residence permit regulations to ensure that our clients receive accurate and reliable advice. By choosing our residence permit services, you can rest assured that your application is processed correctly and efficiently, allowing you to stay and work legally in Turkey.

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