ANDORRA: FAMILY REUNIFICATION PROGRAM

At Inimex we believe in providing the best outcome for our clients.

Under Andorran Immigration Law, family reunification is one of the most important objectives. As a result, sponsorships by Andorran’s citizens and residents of their foreign national spouses and dependents have priority over many other immigration programs. 

We will be pleased to serve you by phone (+376-325-487) or Skype (Linimex) and answer any questions you may have about the immigration process in Andorra.

In addition to our standard services, we practice and offer private consultations and, if desired, a specially chosen employee can be assigned to meet you in the city where you live or work for personal consultation and and practical assistance during your immigration process.

For your information, please find below crucial Andorran laws that apply to that country’s immigration process. 

ANDORRA: ACTS AND REGULATIONS

Decret legislatiu del 26-03-2014 de publicació del text refós de la Llei 9/2012, del 31 de maig, de modificació de la Llei qualificada d’immigració.

BENEFITS OF THE RESIDENCE PERMIT IN ANDORRA

  1. Residency is usually relatively simple to acquire, it is mean you don’t need apply for any immigration Andorran visa, all processes happen in the territory of Andorra;
  2. A child born in Andorra automatically acquires Andorran citizenship, if the parents legally reside in Andorra;
  3. Visa-free entry to all members of Schengen agreement;
  4. Accelerated and simplified scheme of obtaining the Visa to the United States, Canada, Australia or New Zealand;
  5. A favorable tax system;
  6. Andorran Banking is considered to be unparalleled. Standard & Poor’s consistently rates it among the finest in the world. Careful planning by the bank managers have made the banks in Andorra among the most stable and most solvent in the world all the while staying nearly completely confidential;
  7. A very high quality of life and relatively low prices for goods and services;
  8. Life expectancy: Andorra has one of the highest human life expectancy in the world, upwards of up to 82 years at birth;
  9. High quality education system (children learn and communicate at school Catalan, French, Spanish and English);
  10. Top-notch qualified medical facilities and staff (treatment is fully covered by insurance);
  11. Almost zero crime rate, among the lowest on the planet;
  12. Impeccable ecology, clean and safe;
  13. The advantageous geographical location should also be noted as Andorra is located right in between France and Spain;
  14. Winter Sports: Andorra has world class ski resorts and a wonderful ski infrastructure in the breathtaking Pyrenees mountain range merely minutes away;
  15. Acquisition of real estate is generally simple and efficient.

ANDORRA: CONDITIONS

If you are citizen or legal resident of Andorra you can sponsor your:

  1. Spouse or conjugal partner;
  2. Dependent children;
  3. Spouse’s or conjugal partner’s dependent children;
  4. Parents, if they are retired;

Any family member brought into the country (spouse or children under 18 years old) must not constitute a threat to law and order, suffer from any illness.

ANDORRA: APPLICATION PACKAGE

  1.  Application forms: Sol-licitud d’autoritzacio de residencia, compromis, signatura del sol-licitant, declaracio jurada;
  2. A recent color ID photo, 35×45 mm;
  3. Passport and ID card (copy of its identification page(s));
  4. Certificate of birth;
  5. Copy of an Andorran passport, ID card or resident card;
  6. Certificate of marriage (if applicable);
  7. An original police certificate dated not more than three (3) months prior to the submission of the application;
  8. Financial documents, bank statement, proof of income;
  9. Medical insurance covering all risks on the territory of Andorra;
  10. A property ownership deed or a lease contract in Andorra.

    Additional documents may be required.

With regard to how Inimex will help you navigate the Andorran immigration process, please refer to the following: 

ANDORRA: IMMIGRATION PROCESS

  1. Consultation regarding immigration to Andorra, education, medical, administration and all other questions;
  2. You will prepare, legalize all necessary documents and send them to us;
  3. Our translator will translate all documents into Catalan;
  4. We will prepare your immigration file and apply to the Andorran immigration authorities;
  5. After opening an immigration file you should pass a medical exam;
  6. Family members of an Andorran citizen will obtain a resident card for ten (10) years;
  7. Family members of an Andorran resident will obtain resident card, valid during one (1) year, renewal three times for a period of two years each;
  8. During the first years of living in Andorra you will be able to exchange your foreign driving license;
  9. Permanent residence card is valid for ten (10) years and is issued to a foreigner who has lived in Andorra for at least seven (7) years.

ANDORRA: FAMILY MEMBERS

Your spouse and children until the age of 18, are included in the application and will obtain the same immigration status and an Andorran Residence Card. Children under 25 years old may be included in the application if they are full time students.

ANDORRA: ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  1. The residence permit you will obtain gives you the right to live and work in Andorra;
  2. Property acquisition tax – 4%;
  3. Corporate tax – 10%;
  4. An indirect tax (VAT) – 4.5%.

ANDORRA: CITIZENSHIP 

  1. It is possible to apply for Andorran citizenship after ten (10) years of living in Andorra and if you have graduated from an Andorran education establishment, or after twenty (20) years of living in Andorra
  2. A child born in Andorra acquires Andorran citizenship if the parents legally reside in Andorra.

OUR SERVICES IN ANDORRA

  1. Residence permit in Andorra for property owners and investors;
  2. Residence permit in Andorra for entrepreneurs;
  3. Residence permit in Andorra for artists or athletes;
  4. Residency and work permits;
  5. Set up a company, business and financial plans;
  6. Family reunification program;
  7. Assistance in: bank account opening, medical insurance enrolment, children’s registration to a school, exchange of foreign driving license, etc.;
  8. Legal service in corporate, banking, immigration and administration law;
  9. Renting / buying a property;
  10. Renewal of residence permits in Andorra;
  11. Application for Andorran permanent residency;
  12. Application for Andorran Citizenship.

We hope this information has been comprehensive and enlightening.

Start your immigration procedure with us.

If you need more information, do not hesitate to contact us.

Inimex Inc. (International Immigration Experts)

Tel. WhatsApp, Viber : + 376 325 487 (Andorra)

Skype: Linimex

C/ Prat de la Creu núm. 92

AD500 Andorra La Vella

ANDORRA

ANDORRA: RESIDENCY AND WORK PERMITS

Inimex works closely with you from the first consultation and guides you step-by-step through the entire immigration process. We are dedicated and committed to ensuring our clients succeed in their immigration objectives.

We will be pleased to serve you by phone, WhastApp, Viber +376-325-487 (Andorra) or Skype (Linimex) and answer any questions you may have about the immigration process to Andorra.

In addition to our standard services, we practice and offer private support and, if desired, a specially chosen employee can be assigned to meet you in the city where you live or work for personal meetings and to provide practical assistance during your immigration process.

Please find the relevant sections of Andorran law, concerning immigration, outlined below for your information. Additional information regarding Inimex’s turnkey immigration solutions is also included below, for your consideration.

ANDORRA: ACTS AND REGULATIONS

Decret legislatiu del 26-03-2014 de publicació del text refós de la Llei 9/2012, del 31 de maig, de modificació de la Llei qualificada d’immigració.

BENEFITS OF THE RESIDENCE PERMIT IN ANDORRA

  1. Residency is usually relatively simple to acquire, it means you don’t need apply for any immigration Andorran visa, all processes happen in the territory of Andorra;
  2. A child born in Andorra automatically acquires Andorran citizenship, if the parents legally reside in Andorra;
  3. Visa-free entry to all members of the Schengen agreement;
  4. Accelerated and simplified scheme of obtaining the Visa to the United States, Canada, Australia or New Zealand;
  5. A favorable tax system;
  6. Andorran Banking is considered to be unparalleled. Standard & Poor’s consistently rates it among the finest in the world. Careful planning by the bank managers have made the banks in Andorra among the most stable and most solvent in the world all the while staying nearly completely confidential;
  7. A very high quality of life and relatively low prices for goods and services;
  8. Life expectancy: Andorra has one of the highest human life expectancy in the world, upwards of up to 82 years at birth;
  9. High quality education system (children learn and communicate at school Catalan, French, Spanish and English);
  10. Top-notch qualified medical facilities and staff (treatment is fully covered by insurance);
  11. Almost zero crime rate, among the lowest on the planet;
  12. Impeccable ecology, clean and safe;
  13. The advantageous geographical location should also be noted as Andorra is located right between France and Spain;
  14. Winter Sports: Andorra has world class ski resorts and a wonderful ski infrastructure in the breathtaking Pyrenees mountain range merely minutes away;
  15. Acquisition of real estate is generally simple and efficient.

ANDORRA: CONDITIONS

  1. Pass through immigration quota system;
  2. Have a work contract with an Andorran company.

ANDORRA: APPLICATION PACKAGE

  1.  Application forms: Sol-licitud d’autoritzacio de residencia per a actius residents, compromis, signatura del sol-licitant, declaracio jurada;
  2. A recent color ID photo, 35×45 mm;
  3. Passport and ID card (copy of its identification page(s));
  4. Curriculum vitae;
  5. Work agreement with an Andorran company;
  6. Diplomas and other confirmation documents of the professional qualification;
  7. Certificate of birth, marriage (if applicable);
  8. An original police certificate dated not more than three (3) months prior to the submission of the application;
  9. Medical insurance covering all risks on the territory of Andorra;
  10. A property ownership deed or a lease contract in Andorra;
  11. Attestation issued by CASS.

    Additional documents may be required.

ANDORRA: IMMIGRATION PROCESS

  1. Consultation regarding immigration to Andorra, education, medical, administration and all other questions;
  2. You will prepare, legalize and Apostillise all necessary documents and send them to us;
  3. Our translator will translate all documents into Catalan;
  4. You should come to Andorra in order to sign a work contract with an Andorran company, open a bank account and rent / buy a property;
  5. Medical insurance;
  6. We will prepare your immigration file and apply to the Andorran immigration authorities;
  7. After opening an immigration file you should pass a medical exam;
  8. The Andorran immigration authorities will deliver you a residence document, valid during one (1) year;
  9. You might renew your resident card three times for a period of two years each; 
  10. During the first years of living in Andorra you will be able to exchange your foreign driving license;
  11. Permanent residence card is valid for ten (10) years and is issued to a foreigner who has lived in Andorra for at least seven (7) years.

ANDORRA: FAMILY MEMBERS

Your spouse and children until the age of 18, are included in the application and will obtain the same immigration status and an Andorran Residence Card. Children under 25 years old may be included in the application if they are full time students.

ANDORRA: ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  1. The government of Andorra maintains a quota for immigration each year;
  2. In order to keep your residence permit, you must live in Andorra at least 3 months out of 12 months:
  3. The residence permit you will obtain gives you the right to live and work in Andorra;
  4. Property acquisition tax – 4%;
  5. Corporate tax – 10%;
  6. An indirect tax (VAT) – 4.5%

ANDORRA: CITIZENSHIP 

  1. It is possible to apply for Andorran citizenship after ten (10) years of living in Andorra and if you have graduated from an Andorran education establishment, or after twenty (20) years of living in Andorra
  2. A child born in Andorra acquires Andorran citizenship if the parents legally reside in Andorra.

OUR SERVICES IN ANDORRA

  1. Residence permit in Andorra for property owners and investors;
  2. Residence permit in Andorra for entrepreneurs;
  3. Residence permit in Andorra for artists or athletes;
  4. Residency and work permits;
  5. Set up a company, business and financial plans;
  6. Family reunification program;
  7. Assistance in: bank account opening, medical insurance enrolment, children’s registration to a school, exchange of foreign driving license, etc.;
  8. Legal service in corporate, banking, immigration and administration law;
  9. Renting / buying a property;
  10. Renewal of residence permits in Andorra;
  11. Application for Andorran permanent residency;
  12. Application for Andorran Citizenship.

We hope this information has been comprehensive and useful. Start your immigration procedure with us.

If you would like more information, do not hesitate to contact us.

Inimex Inc. (International Immigration Experts)

Tel. WhatsApp, Viber: + 376 325 487 (Andorra)

Skype: Linimex

C/ Prat de la Creu núm. 92

AD500 Andorra La Vella

ANDORRA

ANDORRA: CITIZENSHIP BY NATURALIZATION

We will be pleased to answer and discuss any concerns you may have on the citizenship process to Andorra.

ANDORRA: LAW AND REGULATIONS

Andorran nationality law

ANDORRA: CONDITIONS

  1. Reside in Andorra and have a permanent residence during 20 years;
  2. Reside in Andorra at least 10 years and has spent all of mandatory education in Andorra.

ANDORRA: REQUIRED DOCUMENTS

  1. Application forms;
  2. Recent ID card(s) and passport(s);
  3. Certificate of birth;
  4. Marriage certificate, if applicable;
  5. Certificate of residence issued by local authorities;
  6. Proof of living in Andorra (Certificat de residencia);
  7. Criminal record;
  8. Education documents.

    Additional documents may be required.

ANDORRA: CITIZENSHIP PROCESS

  1. Consultation and a period of questions concerning immigration and citizenship process in Andorra;
  2. Preparation of an application file;
  3. Filing for citizenship;
  4. The decision will be published on Butlleti Oficial del Pincipat d’Andorra;
  5. You will be invited to a citizenship ceremony and will receive your certificate of naturalization.

ANDORRA: FAMILY MEMBERS

Children under 18 years old are included in the citizenship application and will obtain Andorran citizenship.

ANDORRA: ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  1. A child born in Andorra to non-Andorran parents is eligible for Andorran citizenship if one of the parents has his main residence in Andorra at the time of the child’s birth and for ten (10) years prior the birth.
  2. If the period of ten (10) years is not completed at the date of the child’s birth, Andorran nationality will be attributed to the child prvsionally.
  3. A foreigner who marries an Andorran citizen may acquire Andorran nationality, if he proves that his permanent residence is in Andorra for at least three (3) years prior to the marriage. 

OUR SERVICES IN ANDORRA

  1. Residence permit in Andorra for property owners and investors;
  2. Residence permit in Andorra for entrepreneurs;
  3. Residence permit in Andorra for artists or athletes;
  4. Residency and work permits;
  5. Set up a company, business and financial plans;
  6. Family reunification program;
  7. Assistance in: bank account opening, medical insurance enrolment, children’s registration to a school, exchange of foreign driving license, etc.;
  8. Legal service in corporate, banking, immigration and administration law;
  9. Renting / buying a property;
  10. Renewal of residence permits in Andorra;
  11. Application for Andorran permanent residency;
  12. Application for Andorran Citizenship.

Start your immigration procedure with us.

If you request more information, do not hesitate to contact us.

Inimex Inc. (International Immigration Experts)

Tel. WhatsApp, Viber: + 376 325 487 (Andorra)

Skype: Linimex

C/ Prat de la Creu núm. 92

AD500 Andorra La Vella

ANDORRA

ANDORRA: IMMIGRATION FOR ARTISTS, ATHLETES

Andorra has specific methods for artists and athletes to apply for and receive a residency permit. Inimex provides a full spectrum of immigration services for those interested in moving to Andorra, and can guide you through the process.

Below, you will find comprehensive information on the Andorran immigration procedure for artists & athletes, as well as descriptions of the services Inimex provides.

Should you have any questions, we will be pleased to answer them by phone, WhatsApp, Viber +376-325-487 (Andorra) or Skype (Linimex) in order to make the immigration process to Andorra as smooth as possible.

In addition to our standard services, we practice and offer private support and, if requested, a specially selected employee can be assigned to meet you in the city where you live or work for personal meetings and to provide practical assistance during your immigration process.

ANDORRA: ACTS AND REGULATIONS

Decret legislatiu del 26-03-2014 de publicació del text refós de la Llei 9/2012, del 31 de maig, de modificació de la Llei qualificada d’immigració (art. 100-101)

BENEFITS OF THE RESIDENCE PERMIT IN ANDORRA

  1. Andorran residency is usually relatively simple to acquire, as you do not need an Andorran visa prior to traveling there and applying for residency. All immigration-related processes take place in the territory of Andorra;
  2. A child born in Andorra automatically acquires Andorran citizenship if the parents legally reside in Andorra;
  3. Visa-free entry to all members of Schengen agreement;
  4. Accelerated and simplified method of obtaining a visa to the United States, Canada, Australia or New Zealand;
  5. A favorable tax system;
  6. Andorran Banking is considered to be unparalleled. Standard & Poor’s consistently rates it among the finest in the world. Careful planning by bank managers have made the banks in Andorra among the most stable and the most solvent in the world, all the while remaining nearly completely confidential;
  7. A very high quality of life and relatively low prices for goods and services;
  8. Life expectancy: Andorra has one of the highest human life expectancies in the world, upwards of 82 years at birth;
  9. High quality education system (children learn and communicate at school in Catalan, French, Spanish and English);
  10. Top-notch qualified medical facilities and staff (treatment is fully covered by insurance);
  11. Almost zero crime rate; among the lowest on the planet;
  12. Impeccable ecology, clean and safe;
  13. The advantageous geographical location should also be noted as Andorra is right between France and Spain;
  14. Winter sports: Andorra has world class ski resorts and a wonderful ski infrastructure, with the breathtaking Pyrenees mountain range merely minutes away;
  15. Acquisition of real estate is generally simple and efficient.

ANDORRA: CONDITIONS

  1. Provide details of international standing and achievements as well as a proof of income;
  2. Deposit of €50.000 for the main applicant and €10.000 for each dependent in Ministry of Finance of Andorra (will be fully reimbursed at the time of departure).

ANDORRA: APPLICATION PACKAGE

  1. Completed application forms: Demande d’autorisation de séjour, l’engagement et la signature du demandeur;
  2. A recent colour ID photo, 35×45 mm;
  3. Passport and identity card (copy of its identification page(s));
  4. Birth certificate;
  5. Marriage certificate (if applicable), dated not more than three (3) months prior to the submission of the application;
  6. An original police certificate dated not more than three (3) months prior to the submission of the application;
  7. Confirmation documents to show sufficient funds: a bank certificate, professional or business income, pension or any other proof that establishes that you have sufficient financial resources;
  8. Health insurance covering all risks on the territory of Andorra;
  9. A property ownership deed or a lease contract of a house or apartment in Andorra;
  10. Supporting documents that prove international renown;
  11. Proof of transfer of the amount of €50.000 (principal applicant) and €10.000 (each depended) to the Ministry of Finance bank account.

    Additional documents may be required.

ANDORRA: IMMIGRATION PROCESS

  1. Consultation regarding immigration to Andorra, education, medical, administration and all other questions you may have;
  2. You will prepare, legalize all necessary documents and send them to us;
  3. Our translator will translate all documents into Catalan;
  4. You should come to Andorra in order to open a bank account and rent / buy a property;
  5. Enrolment for Andorran medical insurance;
  6. We will prepare your immigration file and apply to the Andorran immigration authorities;
  7. After opening an immigration file you should pass a medical exam;
  8. The Andorran immigration authorities will provide you with temporary residence documents, valid for one (1) month, in order to check and investigate your application package documents;
  9. After the approval by the Department of Immigration of Andorra you will receive a residence card, valid for two (2) years;
  10. During the first years living in Andorra, you will be able to exchange of your foreign driving license;
  11. Permanent residence card is valid for ten (10) years and is issued to a foreigner that has lived in Andorra for at least seven (7) years.

ANDORRA: FAMILY MEMBERS

  1. Your spouse and children until the age of 18 are included in the application and will obtain the same Andorran immigration status and Residence Card.
  2. Children under 25 years old may be included in the application if they are full-time students.

ANDORRA: ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  1. The government of Andorra maintains a quota for immigration each year;
  2. In order to keep your residence permit, you must live in Andorra at least 3 months out of 12 months:
  3. The residence permit you will obtain gives you the right to live in Andorra;
  4. Property acquisition tax – 4%;
  5. Corporate tax – 10%;
  6. An indirect tax (VAT) – 4.5%.

CITIZENSHIP OF ANDORRA

  1. It is possible to apply for Andorran citizenship after ten (10) years of living in Andorra and if you graduate from an Andorran education establishment, or after twenty (20) years of living in Andorra;
  2. A child born in Andorra acquires Andorran citizenship if the parents legally reside in Andorra.

OUR SERVICES IN ANDORRA

  1. Residence permit in Andorra for property owners and investors;
  2. Residence permit in Andorra for entrepreneurs;
  3. Residence permit in Andorra for artists or athletes;
  4. Residency and work permits;
  5. Set up a company, business and financial plans;
  6. Family reunification program;
  7. Assistance in: opening a bank account, medical insurance enrolment, children’s registration to a school, exchange of foreign driving license, etc.;
  8. Legal service in corporate, banking, immigration and administration law;
  9. Renting / buying a property;
  10. Renewal of residence permits in Andorra;
  11. Application for Andorran permanent residency;
  12. Application for Andorran Citizenship.

We hope the information provided above has been comprehensive and clear.

If you would like more information, do not hesitate to contact us.

Inimex Inc. (International Immigration Experts)

Tel. WhatsApp, Viber: + 376 325 487 (Andorra)

Skype: Linimex

ANDORRA: IMMIGRATION FOR BUSINESSPEOPLE

Inimex provides foreign entrepreneurs with a one-stop-shop where they can carry out all immigration and business related procedures for Andorra, including registering a company, acquiring a business permit, obtaining a residency card and much more.

An entrepreneur who wishes to develop their business activity in Andorra will find a range of tools, key professional contacts and useful information at Inimex to plan their new initiative, in line with the current regulations of Andorra.

Below, you’ll find comprehensive information related to the immigration laws of Andorra as well as a list and description of the services we provide. If you have any questions regarding our Andorra suite of services, we will be pleased to answer them by phone, WhatsApp, Viber +376-325-487 (Andorra) or Skype (Linimex).

In addition to our standard services, we practice and offer private support and, if requested, a specially chosen employee can be assigned to meet you in the city where you live or work for personal meetings and to provide practical assistance during your Andorran immigration process.

ANDORRA: ACTS AND REGULATIONS

Decret legislatiu del 26-03-2014 de publicació del text refós de la Llei 9/2012, del 31 de maig, de modificació de la Llei qualificada d’immigració (art. 98-99).

BENEFITS OF THE RESIDENCE PERMIT IN ANDORRA

  1. Residency is usually relatively simple to acquire, as you do not need to apply for an Andorran immigration visa; all applications for and processing of immigration permits take place in the territory of Andorra (i.e. you do not have to apply from abroad);
  2. A child born in Andorra automatically acquires Andorran citizenship if the parents legally reside in Andorra;
  3. Visa-free entry to all members of the Schengen agreement;
  4. Accelerated and simplified method of obtaining a visa to the United States, Canada, Australia or New Zealand;
  5. A favorable tax system;
  6. Andorran Banking is considered to be unparalleled. Standard & Poor’s consistently rates it among the finest in the world. Careful planning by the bank managers have made the banks in Andorra among the most stable and most solvent in the world, all the while staying nearly completely confidential;
  7. A very high quality of life and relatively low prices for goods and services;
  8. Life expectancy: Andorra has one of the highest human life expectancies in the world, upwards of 82 years at birth;
  9. High quality education system (children learn and communicate at school in Catalan, French, Spanish and English);
  10. Top-notch qualified medical facilities and staff (treatment is fully covered by insurance);
  11. Almost zero crime rate; among the lowest on the planet;
  12. Impeccable ecology, clean and safe;
  13. The advantageous geographical location should also be noted as Andorra is located in between France and Spain;
  14. Winter Sports: Andorra has world class ski resorts and a wonderful ski infrastructure in the breathtaking Pyrenees mountain range merely minutes away;
  15. Acquisition of real estate is generally simple and efficient.

ANDORRA: CONDITIONS

  1. Set up a company in Andorra;
  2. Deposit an amount of €50.000 for the main applicant and €10.000 for each dependent to Ministry of Finance of Andorra.

ANDORRA: APPLICATION PACKAGE

  1. Application forms;
  2. A recent colour ID photo, 35×45 mm;
  3. Passport and ID card (copy of its identification page(s));
  4. Certificate of birth, marriage (if applicable);
  5. Police certificate dated not more than three (3) months prior to the submission of the application;
  6. Diploma(s);
  7. Confirmation documents showing sufficient funds: a reference letter from the bank, professional or business income, pension or any other proof that establishes that you have sufficient financial resources;
  8. Medical insurance valid for the entire length and covering all medical expenses such as medicine, hospitalization and repatriation;
  9. Certificate of non-bankruptcy;
  10. A property ownership deed or a lease contract of a property in Andorra;
  11. A full business and financial plan, business registration documents from Andorra;
  12. Proof of transfer of €50,000 (principal applicant) and €10,000 (each depended) to the Ministry of Finance bank account.

    Additional documents may be required.

ANDORRA: IMMIGRATION PROCESS

  1. Consultation regarding immigration to Andorra, education, medical, administration and all other questions you may have;
  2. You will prepare, legalize and Apostille all necessary documents and send them to us;
  3. Our translator will translate all documents into Catalan;
  4. Business and financial plan, set up a company in Andorra;
  5. You should come to Andorra in order to open a bank account and rent / buy a property;
  6. Enrolment to an Andorran medical insurance;
  7. We will prepare your immigration file and apply to the Andorran immigration authorities;
  8. After opening an immigration file you should pass medical exam;
  9. Transfer the amount of € 50,000 (principal applicant) and € 10,000 (per dependent) on the Department of Finance’s bank account;
  10. The Andorran immigration authorities will provide you with temporary residence documents, valid for one (1) month in order to check and investigate your application package documents;
  11. After the approval by the Department of Immigration of Andorra, you will receive a residence card, valid for two (2) years.
  12. You have six months to establish a company in Andorra and present it to the Immigration Department;
  13. During the first years of living in Andorra you will be able to exchange your foreign driving license
  14. Permanent residence card is valid for ten (10) years and is issued to a foreigner that has lived in Andorra for at least seven (7) years. 

    ANDORRA: ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  1. The government of Andorra maintains a quota for immigration each year;
  2. In order to keep your residence permit, you must live in Andorra at least 3 months out of 12 months:
  3. The residence permit you will obtain gives you the right to live and work in Andorra;
  4. Property acquisition tax – 4%;
  5. Corporate tax – 10%;
  6. An indirect tax (VAT) – 4.5%.

ANDORRA: FAMILY MEMBERS

Your spouse and children until age of 18 are included in the application and will obtain the same immigration status and Residence Card in Andorra. Children under 25 years old may be included in the application if they are full time students.

CITIZENSHIP OF ANDORRA

  1. It is possible to apply for Andorran citizenship after ten (10) years of living in Andorra and if you have graduated from an Andorran education establishment, or after 20 years of living in Andorra.
  2. A child born in Andorra acquires Andorran citizenship if the parents legally reside in Andorra.

OUR SERVICES IN ANDORRA

  1. Residence permit in Andorra for property owners and investors;
  2. Residence permit in Andorra for entrepreneurs;
  3. Residence permit in Andorra for artists or athletes;
  4. Residency and work permits;
  5. Set up a company, business and financial plans;
  6. Family reunification program;
  7. Assistance in: bank account opening, medical insurance enrolment, children’s registration to a school, exchange of foreign driving license, etc.;
  8. Legal service in corporate, banking, immigration and administration law;
  9. Renting / buying a property;
  10. Renewal of residence permits in Andorra;
  11. Application for Andorran permanent residency;
  12. Application for Andorran Citizenship.

Start your immigration procedure with us.

We hope the information outlined above is comprehensive and clear. If you would like more information, do not hesitate to contact us.

Inimex Inc. (International Immigration Experts)

Tel. WhatsApp, Viber : + 376 325 487 (Andorra)

Skype: Linimex

C/ Prat de la Creu núm. 92

AD500 Andorra La Vella

ANDORRA

ANDORRA: IMMIGRATION FOR WEALTHY INDIVIDUALS

Inimex is the gateway to a privileged life in Andorran society. Possessing a warm and friendly culture, Andorra welcomes and assists investors and successful people wishing to relocate to the Principality. 

We at Inimex will be pleased to answer any questions you may have by phone, WhatsApp, Viber +376-325-487 or Skype (Linimex) regarding the immigration process to Andorra.

In addition to our standard services, we practice and offer private support and, if necessary, a specially chosen employee can be assigned to meet you in the city where you live or work for personal meetings and provide practical assistance during your immigration process.

Below, you’ll find the relevant portions of Andorran law which govern immigration. You’ll also find an outline of the steps that Inimex will guide you through, should you wish to re-locate to Andorra. Again, let us know if you have any questions, and we will be happy to assist you, by phone (+376-325-487) or Skype (Linimex).

ANDORRA: ACTS AND REGULATIONS

Decret legislatiu del 26-03-2014 de publicació del text refós de la Llei 9/2012, del 31 de maig, de modificació de la Llei qualificada d’immigració (art. 95-96).

BENEFITS OF THE RESIDENCE PERMIT IN ANDORRA

  1. Residency is usually relatively simple to acquire; you don’t need apply for an Andorran visa, as all processes takes place in the territory of Andorra;
  2. A child born in Andorra automatically acquires Andorran citizenship if the parents legally reside in Andorra;
  3. Visa-free entry to all members of Schengen agreement;
  4. Accelerated and simplified scheme of obtaining the Visa to the United States, Canada, Australia or New Zealand;
  5. A favorable tax system;
  6. Andorran Banking is considered to be unparalleled. Standard & Poor’s consistently rates it among the finest in the world. Careful planning by bank managers have made the banks in Andorra among the most stable and the most solvent in the world all while staying nearly completely confidential;
  7. A very high quality of life and relatively low prices for goods and services;
  8. Life expectancy: Andorra has one of the highest human life expectancy in the world, upwards of up to 82 years at birth;
  9. High quality education system (children learn and communicate at school in Catalan, French, Spanish and English);
  10. Top-notch qualified medical facilities and staff (treatment is fully covered by insurance);
  11. Almost zero crime rate; among the lowest on the planet;
  12. Impeccable ecology, clean and safe;
  13. The advantageous geographical location should also be noted as Andorra is located right between France and Spain;
  14. Winter Sports: Andorra has world class ski resorts and a wonderful ski infrastructure in the breathtaking Pyrenees mountain range, merely minutes away;
  15. Acquisition of real estate is generally simple and efficient.

ANDORRA: CONDITIONS

Andorran immigration involves certain precautionary measures, to ensure that prospective immigrants are serious about moving to Andorra. To move to Andorra, you must:

  1. Open a bank account in bank on the territory of Andorra and transfer:
    1. Either €436 000 at one time, or 86 000, if you apply alone followed by an additional investment outlined below;
    2. Either €448 000 at one time, or €110 000 if you apply with your spouse, followed by an additional investment outlined below;
    3. Either €460 000 at one time, or 130 000 if you apply with your spouse and child, followed by an additional investment outlined below; 
  2. From the aforementioned amount you have to deposit €50 000 for the principal applicant and €10 000 for each each dependent to the bank account of Ministry of Finance of Andorra (fully refundable upon departure);
  3. During the six (6) following months after obtaining an Andorran residence permit, you will be expected to invest in real estate in Andorra or Government bonds as follows:
    1. ___€350 000, if you apply alone;
    2. ___€340 000, if you apply with your spouse;
    3. ___€330 000, if you apply with your spouse and child;
  4. The funds remaining are for you to support yourself and your family, 300 % of the minimum salary for principal applicant and 100% of the minimum salary for each dependent, which you can spend it as you wish:
    1. ___€36 000, if you apply alone;
    2. ___€48 000, if you apply with your spouse;
    3. ___€60 000, if you apply with your spouse and child.

ANDORRA: APPLICATION PACKAGE

  1.  Application forms: Sol-licitud d’autoritzacio de residencia, compromis, signatura del sol-licitant, declaracio jurada;
  2. A recent color ID photo, 35×45 mm;
  3. Passport and ID card (copy of its identification page(s));
  4. Certificate of birth, marriage (if applicable);
  5. An original police certificate dated not more than three (3) months prior to the submission of the application;
  6. Comprehensive health insurance covering all risks on the territory of Andorra;
  7. Confirmation documents to show sufficient funds: a reference letter from the bank, professional or business income, pension or any other proof that establishes that you have sufficient financial resources;
  8. Company registration certificate (if applicable);
  9. Vaccination book for children under 14 years old;
  10. Education documents;
  11. Registration of your child in an Andorran school;
  12. Certificate of non-bankruptcy;
  13. A property ownership deed or a lease contract in Andorra;
  14. Transfer proof of the amount of €50 000 (principal applicant) and an additional €10 000 (each dependant) to the Ministry of Finance bank account. Additional documents may be required.

ANDORRA: IMMIGRATION PROCESS

Inimex is here to guide you through what can often be a daunting and complicated immigration process. The services we offer are as follows:

  1. Consultation regarding immigration to Andorra, education, medical, administration and all other questions;
  2. You will prepare, legalize and Apostillise all necessary documents and send them to us;
  3. Our translator will translate all documents into Catalan;
  4. You should come to Andorra in order to open a bank account and rent / buy a property;
  5. Enrolment to an Andorran health insurance;
  6. We will prepare your immigration file and apply to the Andorran immigration authorities;
  7. After opening an immigration file you should pass a medical exam;
  8. The Andorran immigration authorities will deliver you a temporary residence document, valid during one (1) month, which is a needed period to check and investigate your application package documents;
  9. After the approval by the Department of Immigration of Andorra you will receive a residence card, valid two (2) years, with possibility of renewal;
  10. During the first years of living in Andorra you will be able to exchange your foreign driving license;
  11. Permanent residence card is valid for ten (10) years and is issued to a foreigner who has lived in Andorra for at least seven (7) years.

Additional documents may be required.

ANDORRA: FAMILY MEMBERS

Your spouse and children until the age of 18, are included in the application and will obtain the same immigration status and an Andorran Residence Card. Children under 25 years old may be included in the application if they are full time students.

ANDORRA: ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  1. The government of Andorra maintains a quota for immigration each year;
  2. In order to keep your residence permit, you must live in Andorra at least 3 months out of 12 months:
  3. The residence permit you will obtain gives you the right to live in Andorra, however it does not allow you to work;
  4. Property acquisition tax – 4%;
  5. Corporate tax – 10%;
  6. An indirect tax (VAT) – 4.5%.

ANDORRA: CITIZENSHIP 

  1. It is possible to apply for Andorran citizenship after ten (10) years of living in Andorra and if you have graduated from an Andorran education establishment, or after twenty (20) years of living in Andorra;
  2. A child born in Andorra acquires Andorran citizenship if the parents legally reside in Andorra.

OUR SERVICES IN ANDORRA

  1. Residence permit in Andorra for property owners and investors;
  2. Residence permit in Andorra for entrepreneurs;
  3. Residence permit in Andorra for artists or athletes;
  4. Residency and work permits;
  5. Set up a company, business and financial plans;
  6. Family reunification program;
  7. Assistance in: bank account opening, medical insurance enrolment, children’s registration to a school, exchange of foreign driving license, etc.;
  8. Legal service in corporate, banking, immigration and administration law;
  9. Renting / buying a property;
  10. Renewal of residence permits in Andorra;
  11. Application for Andorran permanent residency;
  12. Application for Andorran Citizenship.

We hope that this information has been useful as you begin to research immigration for Andorra.

Start your immigration procedure with us.

If you would like further information, do not hesitate to contact us.

Inimex Inc. (International Immigration Experts)

Tel. WhastApp, Viber + 376 325 487 (Andorra)

C/ Prat de la Creu núm. 92

AD500 Andorra La Vella

ANDORRA


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IMMIGRATION TO ANDORRA

Inimex Inc. is a premium immigration service group focused on providing industry – leading services for individuals requiring permanent residency in Andorra. Our team of experts is comprised of immigration lawyers, interprets/translators, real estate agents, financial experts who are here to serve you.

Our employees take care of your immigration case with the utmost care and privacy, help you find a property based on your particular needs, translate your documents with precision and are present at all times to answer your questions.

Based on the information provided, Inimex Inc. submits several options to customers wishing to relocate; which are generally divided in two categories: active or passive residency.

We will be pleased to serve you by phone, WhastApp, Viber +376-325-487 (Andorra) or Skype (Linimex) and answer any questions you may have about the immigration process in Andorra.

ANDORRA: IMMIGRATION FOR WEALTHY INDIVIDUALS

Passive residency (resident sense activitat lucrativaArt. 95-96). Residency is usually relatively simple to acquire; you don’t need apply for an Andorran visa, as all processes takes place in the territory of Andorra. The applicant must have an amount of € 400,000. The following points are required in order to obtain passive residency status in Andorra:

  1. The applicant must deposit an amount of €50 000 for himself and an additional of €10 000 for each dependent in an Andorran financial institution (INAF), which will be frozen by the Ministry of Finance until such time as applicant either leaves Andorra or becomes an Andorran citizen.
  2. During the six (6) following months after obtaining an Andorran residence permit, you will be expected to invest in real estate in Andorra or financial investment from the mentioned amount: €350 000, if you apply alone; €340 000 if you apply with your spouse; €330 000 if you apply with your spouse and child.
  3. Applicants are required to show proof that they have sufficient financial resources to support themselves and their family with a bank certificate of 300% of the minimum salary and an additional 100% for each dependent (about €35 000 for the applicant and €11 500 per dependent as of 2015).
  4. In addition, candidates must obtain a private medical insurance recognized in Andorra (~ € 1,000 per year) as well as a lease or purchase of a property in Andorra.

ANDORRA: IMMIGRATION FOR BUSINESSPERSON

The Andorran government provides an alternative to the above-mentioned passive residency option, it is addressed to applicants who would like to form an Andorran company (Concept de professional amb projeccio internacional, Art. 98-99) and conduct most of the business outside Andorra (minimum 85%). This category does not allow you to work in Andorra outside the company that you have formed. The applicant is required to fulfill the points listed bellowing order to obtain residency: 

  1. The candidates must obtain a private medical insurance recognized in Andorra (~ € 1,000 per year) as well as a lease or purchase of a property in Andorra.
  2. The applicant must deposit an amount of €50 000 for himself and €10 000 for each dependent in an Andorran financial institution (INAF), which will be frozen by the Ministry of Finance until such time as applicant either leaves Andorra or becomes an Andorran citizen.
  3. Applicants are required to show proof that they have sufficient financial resources to support themselves and their family with a bank certificate of 300% of the minimum salary and an additional 100% for each dependent (about €35 000 for the applicant and €11 500 per dependent as of 2015).

ANDORRA: IMMIGRATION FOR ARTISTS, ATHLETES

Considered as  a VIP category which allows applicants to avoid any additional investments, it is available to internationally accredited artists, athletes, performers and well-known individuals (residencia per raons d’interes cientific, culturel i esportiu, Art. 100-101). The applicant will be required to provide documents detailing their international standing and achievements as well as proof of income for the previous year. Furthermore, the applicant must deposit an amount of €50 000 for himself and €10 000 for each dependent in an Andorran financial institution (INAF), which will be frozen by the Ministry of Finance until such time as applicant either leaves Andorra or becomes an Andorran citizen.

ANDORRA: RESIDENCY AND WORK PERMITS

  1. Have a work contract with an Andorran company; 
  2. Pass through immigration quota system; 
  3. Medical insurance covering all risks on the territory of Andorra;
  4. A property ownership deed or a lease contract in Andorra.

ANDORRA: FAMILY REUNIFICATION PROGRAM

A citizen or legal resident of Andorra you can sponsor his/her:

  1. Spouse or conjugal partner;
  2. Dependent children;
  3. Spouse’s or conjugal partner’s dependent children;
  4. Parents, if they are retired.

ANDORRA: CITIZENSHIP (NATURALIZATION)

  1. You may apply for Andorran citizenship after ten (10) years of living in Andorra and if you have graduated from an Andorran education establishment, or after 20 years of living in Andorra. 
  2. A child of foreign parents may acquire Andorran nationality by birth in Andorra, if at the time of the birth one of the parents has residence in Andorra.

OUR SERVICES IN ANDORRA

  1. Residence permit in Andorra for property owners and investors;
  2. Residence permit in Andorra for entrepreneurs;
  3. Residence permit in Andorra for artists, athletes;
  4. Set up a company, business and financial plans; 
  5. Residence permit with work permit;
  6. Family reunification;
  7. Assistance in: bank account opening, enrollment to medical insurance, school registration for children, exchange of foreign driver’s license, etc.;
  8. Legal service in corporate, banking, immigration and administration law;
  9. Renting / buying a property;
  10. Renewal of residence permits in Andorra;
  11. Application for Andorran permanent residency;
  12. Application for Andorran Citizenship.

Start your immigration process with us!

If you request more information, do not hesitate to contact us.

Inimex Inc. (International Immigration Experts)

Tel (WhatsApp, Viber): + 376 325 487 (Andorra)

Skype: Linimex

C/ Prat de la Creu núm. 92

AD500 Andorra La Vella

ANDORRA

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CITIZENSHIP OF ANDORRA

  1. A child born in Andorra to an Andorran mother and/or father, or born abroad to an Andorran parent born in Andorra is Andorran by birth;
  2. A child born in Andorra is Andorran by virtue of birth on Andorran soil if either parent was born in Andorra and was living there at the time of birth, or if both parents are stateless or of unknown identity;
  3. A child of foreign parents may acquire Andorran nationality by birth in Andorra, if at the time of the birth one of the parents has completed 10 years permanent residence in Andorra.

ACQUISITION OF ANDORRAN NATIONALITY

  1. By adoption of a minor under the age of 14;
  2. By descent, a child born abroad to an Andorran parent who was also born abroad can acquire Andorran nationality once he has taken up residence in Andorra;
  3. By descent, the grandchildren of a person of Andorran nationality can acquire Andorran nationality once they have been resident in Andorra for at least 18 years;
  4. By marriage with a person of Andorran nationality, after 3 years of genuine and continuous residence in Andorra (before or after the marriage, or the two periods combined);
  5. By naturalization for the foreigner who has been living permanently in Andorra for 20 years or who can certify that his principal and permanent residence has been in Andorra for the 10 years preceding his request and has followed all the obligatory education in Andorra except for those courses that take place outside Andorra.

In each of the above cases, acquisition of nationality only takes effect once the person concerned has renounced all previous nationalities and provided evidence of integration into the Andorran community. By public office, for the personal representatives of the Co-Princes, the heads of their private offices, Constitutional Court judges and priests assigned to the parishes (municipalities).

OUR SERVICES IN ANDORRA

  1. Residence permit in Andorra for property owners and investors;
  2. Residence permit in Andorra for entrepreneurs;
  3. Residence permit in Andorra for artists or athletes;
  4. Set up a company, business and financial plans;
  5. Assistance in: bank account opening, enrolment to medical insurance, school registration for children, exchange of foreign driving license, etc.;
  6. Legal service in corporate, banking, immigration and administration law;
  7. Renting / buying a property;
  8. Renewal of residence permits in Andorra;
  9. Application for Andorran permanent residency;
  10. Application for Andorran Citizenship.

Start your immigration process with us.

If you request more information, do not hesitate to contact us.

Inimex Inc. (International Immigration Experts)

Tel. WhatsApp, Viber : + 376 325 487 (Andorra)

Skype: Linimex

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BUSINESS IN ANDORRA

We have acted for successful people and their families for over 20 years. We have built up an in-depth understanding of the personal tax needs of our high net worth clients, and we can help them mitigate their exposure to tax both during their own lives and for future generations.

Our Company offers an all-round tax advice service with all the support that a major firm can provide. We take our duty of care very seriously. Clarity is everything. You will know exactly where you stand, what your liabilities are and we can help you plan for all possible contingencies.

Since 2012 non-resident are allowed to create an Andorran company with the right equal to the  citizen or resident of the Principality.

The application for a such company must be approved by official government institution. It is good to know that the corporate taxes are quite low compared to most other countries.

Once approved by the Ministry of Commerce, incorporation must be confirmed by the Public Notary, who will issue the official Deed of Incorporation. Any sales of shares must also be confirmed by aforementioned Notary. Please take note that Bearer shares are not permitted under Andorran law.

We will be pleased to serve you by phone, WhastApp, Viber +376-325-487 (Andorra) or Skype (Linimex) and answer any questions you may have about the immigration process in Andorra.

ANDORRA: LEGAL FORMS

There are two main types of limited liability companies:

1. Societat Limitada (S.L.) This type of company is the norm for small family business enterprises with a limited number of shareholders and a minimum capital requirement of €3 000.

2. Societat Anònima (S.A.) This type of company is normally a requirement for multiple or mass shareholder situations and must meet a minimum capital requirement of €60 000.

The others institutional types of the companies in Andorra:

3. Andorra Societat Colectiva. This is the type of the company, where the capital is shared between the partners with unlimited liability. The procedures are the same as for S.L. and S.A.

4. Partnership

5. Sole Proprietorship

6. Branch (a subsidiary of foreign company that can be launched only by insurance ventures).

ANDORRA: REQUIRED DOCUMENTS:

  1. The police certificate;
  2. Passport; 
  3. Company charter draft;
  4. Business and financial plans.

Submit the primary application to the Andorran Government for obtaining the official name of the company. The company’s name must be in Catalan. The process of the above mentioned applications may take up to 4 weeks.

Your have to come to Andorra for:

  1. Opening a business bank account in an Andorran bank and transfers of charter capital sum (3.000 euro for S.L. or 60.000 euro for S.A.). The mentioned sum will be blocked up to the moment of the official registration in the Register of Companies.
  2. Signing the society settlement act in the presence of notary officer.

ANDORRA: TAXES AND TRADING

  1. In order to trade, the company must obtain a trading licence and register for VAT, the company tax. VAT is set at 4.5% and the Company Tax on profits is set at 10% from year 2015.
  2. The Royalty tax rate is 10%.
  3. The withholding tax rate on royalty payments to a foreign recipients is 5%.
  4. Andorra doesn’t levy net wealth tax. There is no gift tax, no inheritance tax, no capital gain tax (except you sell you Andorran property).

An individual has to pay a capital gains tax if he sells an Andorran property with a profit.

  1. If you sell your property within a year the capital gains tax rate is 15%.
  2. If you sell your property in the second year of ownership the capital gains rate is 13%.
  3. If you sell your property in the third year of ownership the capital gains rate is 10%, and the rate decreases by 1% annually after the third year. 

Individual taxation: 

  1. Personal taxable income included employment income, capital gains, movable and immovable income, entrepreneurial revenue up to EUR 24.000 is 0%.
  2. Personal taxable income between EUR 24,001 and 40.000 is 5%
  3. Personal taxable income exceeding EUR 40.000 is 10%
  4. Dividends received from Andorran company are exempt from taxation. 

ANDORRA: PASSIVE RESIDENT TAXATION

Passive resident who obtained an authorization to live in Andorra before 01.01.2015 is not subject to personal income tax for the period 2015-2017.  

In case if a passive resident choose the nonprofit regime declaration the person has to fill the application form number 305. In this case the passive resident only has to pay 30.000€ and present the application form number 306 of the IRPF (Impost sobre la Renda de les Persones Físiques)

On the other hand, in case that the passive resident do not choose the nonprofit regime declaration the person has to present the application form number 300 and pay for all the global income.

OUR SERVICES IN ANDORRA

  1. Residence permit in Andorra for property owners and investors;
  2. Residence permit in Andorra for entrepreneurs;
  3. Residence permit in Andorra for artists or athletes;
  4. Set up a company, business and financial plans;
  5. Reunification Family;
  6. Residency and work permit;
  7. Assistance in: bank account opening, medical insurance enrollment, children’s registration at school, exchange of foreign driving license, etc.;
  8. Legal service in corporate, banking, immigration and administration law;
  9. Renting / buying a property;
  10. Renewal of residence permits in Andorra;
  11. Application for Andorran permanent residency;
  12. Application for Andorran Citizenship.

Start your immigration procedure with us.

If you request more information, do not hesitate to contact us.

Inimex Inc. (International Immigration Experts)

Tel (WhatsApp, Viber) : + 376 325 487 (Andorra)

Skype: Linimex

C/ Prat de la Creu núm. 92

AD500 Andorra La Vella

ANDORRA

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