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Spain: Renewal of the temporary non-profit residence permit.

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Renewal of the temporary non-profit residence permit: It is the renewal of the temporary residence authorization.

Organic Law 4/2000 of January 11 on Rights and Freedoms of Foreigners in Spain and their Social Integration (articles 30 bis and 31).
Regulation of Organic Law 4/2000, approved by Royal Decree 557/2011, of April 20 (articles 45 to 51).

Not to be a citizen of a State of the European Union, of the European Economic Area or of Switzerland, or relative of citizens of these countries to which the regime of citizen of the Union applies.
Lack a criminal record in Spain.
Not be prohibited from entering Spain and not appear as rejectable in the territorial space of countries with which Spain has signed an agreement in this regard.
Be the holder of a valid non-profit temporary residence authorization or be within a period of ninety calendar days after the expiration of the latter.
Have the necessary financial means to cover the expenses of stay and return and, where appropriate, those of their relatives, in accordance with the following minimum amounts:
For its monthly maintenance 400% of the IPREM.
For the support of each of their relatives, 100% of the IPREM.
Have a public or private health insurance with an insurance company authorized to operate in Spain.
Have the children in their care of compulsory school age during their stay in Spain.

Note: in general, copies of the documents must be provided and the originals must be displayed at the time the application is submitted.

Application form in official form (EX-01), in duplicate, duly completed and signed by the foreigner. This form can be obtained at:
Passport or travel title, recognized as valid in Spain, with a minimum validity of one year.
Full copy of valid passport or travel title.
Documentation accrediting the availability of livelihoods for the period requested.
It can be accredited by any means of proof, including the contribution of property titles, certified checks or credit cards accompanied by a bank certification that accredits the amount available as credit on the card.

If the media come from shares or participations in Spanish, mixed or foreign companies, based in Spain, it will be accredited by certifying them that the applicant does not exercise any labor activity, accompanying an affidavit in that regard.

Documentation proving to have medical insurance.
In case of having minors in their age of compulsory schooling, a report issued by the competent authorities, autonomous or state, or of the educational center.
Where appropriate, the effort of integration of the accredited foreigner will be assessed through the positive report of the Autonomous Community of your place of residence.
Important note: when documents from other countries are provided, they must be translated into Spanish or co-official language of the territory where the application is submitted.

On the other hand, any foreign public document must be previously legalized by the Consular Office of Spain with jurisdiction in the country in which said document has been issued or, where appropriate, by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation except in the case in which said document has been apostilled by the competent Authority of the issuing country under the Hague Convention of October 5, 1961 and unless said document is exempt from legalization under the International Convention.

For more information on the procedures, a specialist may be consulted.

Subject legitimate to submit the application: the foreigner personally or through representation.
Place of presentation: any public registry and addressed to the Immigration Office corresponding to the province in which the foreigner resides. Information on the address, telephone numbers and customer service hours of the Aliens Office can be found at:
Application deadline: during the 60 calendar days prior to the expiration date of the authorization. It can also be requested within 90 days after the date on which the authorization period expired, without prejudice to the possibility of the corresponding sanctioning procedure being initiated.
The submission of the application in time extends the validity of the previous authorization until the resolution of the procedure.
Fees: will be accrued at the time of admission to the application process, and must be paid within ten business days, they are:
Model 790 code 052
The payment form can be downloaded from the Internet portal of the Secretary of State for Public Administration

Deadline for resolution of the application: 3 months from the day following the date on which it had entered the registry of the competent body for processing. After this period has elapsed without the Administration having made the notification, it will be understood that the request has been estimated due to administrative silence. (When it has not been possible to notify the resolution, it will be announced in the Single Edictal Board (TEU) If you had opted for electronic or regulatory notification, you would be obliged to use that means, the resolution will be notified by publication in the electronic headquarters. If the resolution is not accessed within 10 business days of its publication, it will be notified).
The validity of the residence authorization renewal is two years.
Within one month of notification of the renewal, the foreigner must personally request the Foreigners Identity Card at the Aliens Office or Police Station of the province where the authorization has been processed. To see where to go, the schedule and if you have to make an appointment you can consult:
The applicant will display his passport or travel document at the time of the fingerprint process and will provide:
Foreigner identity card application, in official form (EX-17) available at
Proof of payment of the card fee.
Three recent color photographs, in white background, passport size.

*The content of this page is merely indicative. Only the provisions of the regulations in force at the time the application is submitted is applicable.

Last update: 01/2016

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