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Entry to Austria & Residence in Austria


Entry to Austria & Residence in Austria

EU/EEA nationals and nationals of Switzerland are generally permitted to stay in the EU member countries for up to three months.

More information and documents:

https://oead.at/en/to-austria/entry-and-residence/no-registration-required/

If you are staying in Austria for more than three months, you have to inform the competent residence authority in Austria in person within four months and apply for a confirmation of registration ("Anmeldebescheinigung").

Online form: Anmeldebescheinigung und Bescheinigung des Daueraufenthalts (German)

Form to print and fill in: Anmeldebescheinigung und Bescheinigung des Daueraufenthalts (German)

Enrolled students can download the required enrolment certificate in their Medcampus Account.

Attention: Non-compliance with this regulation can lead to a fine of up 250 Euro!
Please also note that this registration is required in addition to the registration with the registration office (see Mandatory residence registration).

More information and documents:

https://oead.at/en/to-austria/entry-and-residence/confirmation-of-registration/

https://www.wien.gv.at/english/administration/civilstatus/pdf/confirmation-of-registration.pdf

Students who are taking part in an Union or multilateral mobility programme (e.g. Erasmus+, OeAD scholarship) or for whom an agreement between two or more higher education institutions is in place and who are in possession of a valid residence title "Student" of another EU member country (except the United Kingdom, Ireland and Denmark) are allowed to enter Austria without requiring a visa and to stay in Austria for up to 360 days.

The host institution has to issue the document Confirmation of participation in a Union or multilateral mobility programme or an agreement between two or more higher education institutions. Accepted incoming students need to contact the International Office on this behalf: exchange-incomings@muv.ac.at

More information and documents:
https://oead.at/en/to-austria/entry-and-residence/visa-free-entry-for-students/


Mandatory residence registration

Students with EU/EEA/Swiss and third countries nationality

Anybody who takes up residence in Austria (Austrians, EU/EEA nationals, nationals of third countries) has to register with the registration office at their place of residence within three working days.:

To register you need the following documents:

·        Travel document

·        Birth certificate

·        Marriage certificate and/or proof of academic titles as applicable

·        Registration form (must be signed both by the landlord/landlady and by the tenant)
 

Before leaving Austria you have to cancel your registration.