Job Seeker visa

Long  Stay Visa

Short Stay visa entitles an applicant, who does not hold a residence permit, to stay in Austria for an uninterrupted period or a total of successive periods of stays that does not exceed 90 days in every six months since the date of first entry. Austria is one of the 26 European countries forming the Schengen Area which have no border controls between them.

In case of transit visas, the duration is authorized in accordance with the period of stay required for the transit.

Long Stay Visa

Long Stay Visa includes the categories where the duration of stay in Austria is more than 90 days

This category applies to persons who wish to travel to Austria for work more than 90 days up to 6 months. Confirmation of the Labour Market Service (AMS) is required.

Applicant will have to provide evidence that he/she falls under this category.

Austria: Visas, Residence & Work Permits

With its lush alpine meadows and picturesque towns, Austria has always attracted vast numbers of tourists and expats. Consistently topping quality of life ranking, our expat guide looks at the benefits of moving to Austria, popular expat destinations, and visa requirements.