How to Get a Long Stay Visa for Estonia

Estonia Long Stay Visa

Estonia Long Stay Visa

If you are considering going to Estonia for a long stay, you are going to want to secure a residence permit first.  After you go through all those formalities, you are then eligible to apply for the Long Stay Visa at your embassy or consulate in order to get into the country.

(Go to my Estonia visa page for information on other types of visas for Estonia.)

I’ll break everything down for you below about how to go about getting the Estonia Long Stay Visa.

Find your closest consulate
Gather documentation
  • The official list of required supporting documents is here at the Estonian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, but you should definitely check the website of the Consulate or Embassy you found in Step 1 above to confirm what is required for you.
Visa fee
Submit materials
  • Submission instructions will vary from consulate to consulate and embassy to embassy, so you will need to check the submission instructions at the website of the embassy or consulate you found in Step 1.
Receive your visa

Congratulations!  The Embassy or Consulate of Estonia will give to you your brand new Estonia visa.

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