Hungarian registration documents

Hungarian Registration Certificate, Address Card and Residence

Visiting Hungary is generally straightforward, especially for those in within the EU, but the next step of registering your stay and eventually applying for permanent residence can be a little more confusing.

This is not a comprehensive guide, but a collection of information that I gathered while going through the same process. At the time the UK is in a Brexit transition period and still a member of the EEA, which does make life easier.

So, here’s how to go about getting your Hungarian Registration Certificate, Address Card and Residence Permit.

Registration Certificate / Regisztrációs Igazolás

According to the National Directorate-General for Aliens Policing, , in order to remain in Hungary, for more than 90 days within a 180 day period, it is necessary to register by at least the 93rd day of your stay. 

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