I have 5 years legal residency but couldn’t get an appointment in 2020. Can I still get a 10 year Art 50 EUV card?

  • I have reached 5 years legal residence, but couldn’t get an appointment for the necessary residency permit under EU law before the end of 2020. Is it still possible to get a 10 year Art 50 EUVAufenthaltstitel "Artikel 50 EUV" The Aufenthaltstitel "Art 50 EUV" is a residency title to be issued to British citizens from the end of the transition period. Its name is derived from Article 50 of the Treaty on European Union. The "Titel" refers to the document or card itself, and not the right, or permission that it confirms. card?

As a rule a 10-year card may be issued where a right of permanent residency has been obtained in the past, however a in individual cases, the circumstances may be considered on a case-by-case basis. In this case it is recommended that the applicant contacts their case officer.

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By Michael Bailey

Naturalised Austrian born in SW England, studied in Scotland and living in Austria since 2000.